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Experts, New Discoveries and Women’s Personal Cancer Stories

Breast Reconstruction Basics

Taking the complication out of a complicated subject.  

An intimate conversation with plastic surgeon Dr. Frank Dellacroce of the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery in New Orleans.

A Guiding Hand

Elizabeth Markey is the breast educator at the Center for Restorative Breast Surgery in New Orleans. It is her job to begin the process, answer questions and create a realistic expectation for breast reconstruction. Her knowledge is invaluable, so we have asked her to share some of that wisdom with us.

The Beauty in Your World

There’s beauty all around us. Where do you see beauty?

The Best of Times…The Worst of Times

For some women, the happiest words they hear are, “You’re having a baby”. The hardest are, “You have breast cancer.”

What if both came days a part?

If I Could Take Her Place

“It’s been a journey, but we just keep swimming, that’s what we’re doing.” – Kim Fisher

A mother’s worse nightmare. After being diagnosed with breast cancer, she prepares for the battle of her life, only to find out her daughter, Angela Towns, also found a lump. They are fighting together as they face the long road ahead.

Previvors Unite! Surviving the “Cancer Gene”

Carly Miller and Sarah Spaltro are peer support group leaders for FORCE, Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered. They carry either the BRCA 1 or BRCA 2 cancer gene.These women are both “previvors of their disease”, but consider themselves “survivors of their mother’s disease”. Together they share experiences, decisions, emotions and why they’ve become involved in FORCE.

WHAT EMPOWERS YOU?
We went to the Santa Monica Pier to ask real women a question: “What empowers you?”

FIGHTING THE UNACCEPTABLE
KIM SPORT
Kim Sport talks about Louisiana’s newest
breast reconstruction law, advocacy and how
her foundation, Breastoration, is helping
women around the country.

Breast Reconstruction – know your rights

Breast Cancer-Do Not Define Me
Who you are can only be defined by who you believe you are.