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Your Post-Breast Cancer Body: How to Accept and Embrace It
03 Oct 2017

Your Post-Breast Cancer Body: How to Accept and Embrace It

The body changes after breast cancer. There’s no denying that. You may feel that your body is now completely foreign. Or your self-esteem and body image may take a nosedive. While these may be normal experiences, they don’t have to control the rest of your life. You are still beautiful and your new post-breast cancer body deserves love.   But how do you get from...

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10 Tips to Help You Look and Feel Good During Breast Cancer
26 Aug 2016

10 Tips to Help You Look and Feel Good During Breast Cancer

Breast cancer can rob a woman of her femininity. As silly as it sounds, beauty and fashion can help a woman regain her identity and her confidence. Do small things to make yourself feel and look a bit more “normal,” along with a bit of well-deserved pampering. It really does help with our confidence and general well-being. Cancer treatments can affect your complexion, hair, nails,...

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Photo credit: Jasmina Tomic
25 Jul 2016

Fighting Breast Cancer by Finding Hidden Warriors

Who knew…playing dress up can give you power, and it’s possibly one of the easiest things you can do to help heal yourself when you’re fighting breast cancer.   The secondmost popular TED Talk of all time, with almost 35 million views, is by Amy Cuddy (TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas through short, powerful talks). Cuddy, a Harvard Business School social psychologist, said...

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Breast Cancer Beauty: Mayo Psychologist Shares Wisdom on Self-Esteem
04 Jun 2016

Breast Cancer Beauty: Mayo Psychologist Shares Wisdom on Self-Esteem

Body image concerns after breast cancer are normal. Body-changing surgery can certainly affect how one looks and feels. Cancer treatment is no friend to self esteem. Wanting or needing to feel “normal” again is a justified desire. Here we offer some psychological tips and wisdom about breast cancer beauty from both research and from our interview with psychologist Steven Ames of the Mayo Clinic Breast...

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