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Ending The Stigma

Medical Aid in Dying has been in the forefront of the news since 2013 ...

Breast Cancer in African American Women: A Brief Overview

A man dies when he refuses to stand up for that which is right. ...

Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby

Starting over after cancer can mean a lot of different things.  But let’s talk ...

How the Danish Art of Hygge Can Help Us Survive . . . Better

You’ve probably heard the term Hygge in the last year as it has surged ...

Love the Hell Out of Her

Many doctors assume a woman will need to reconstruct after a mastectomy in order ...

Do I Have Cancer or Does Cancer Have Me?

When I sat down to write this article, my original goal was to express ...

The Great Myth of “Back to Normal”

There is no back to normal after cancer. There is, instead, something I call ...

10 Most Shared of 2017

2017 wasn’t the best year overall.  Too much loss, too many unfortunate events and ...

On the Ghosts of Christmas

The holiday music is a bit too jaunty for mid-afternoon when neither of us ...

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Lip Syncing Through Chemotherapy

I was just as shocked as anyone else when I was diagnosed with breast ...

Love the Hell Out of Her

Many doctors assume a woman will need to reconstruct after a mastectomy in order ...

Do I Have Cancer or Does Cancer Have Me?

When I sat down to write this article, my original goal was to express ...

The Great Myth of “Back to Normal”

There is no back to normal after cancer. There is, instead, something I call ...

On the Ghosts of Christmas

The holiday music is a bit too jaunty for mid-afternoon when neither of us ...

Cancer is the Pits. Buy Yourself the Shoes.

I went a little bananas on Black Friday this year. I scoped out the ...

A Letter to the Kids

Dear Children of Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients, Hello. My name is Amanda and when ...

A Dash of Grace

When I was approached about writing a piece for The Underbelly, I was a ...

Having Faith …And Cancer

Since being blindsided by my cancer diagnosis, I have had a hard time taking ...

On Running With Rocks

My body signals a protest in the cold in its usual way. Stiff fingers ...

Gratitude Is Saving Me

First of all, let’s get one thing straight. A cancer diagnosis is like having ...

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