In June of 2005 I was sucker punched with the devastating news that I had a 13 cm mass on my left kidney that was most likely malignant. I say sucker punched because I had no symptoms, and in fact. I felt g... Read More
Curled up in an old chair on her back porch, Liz Yarnell went on with her evening enjoying the clear sky and crafting a belly dance bra, as the news on the small, portable television kept her company. The resul... Read More
My grandson was 2.5 years old when I captured this image of him. He had just watched his dad drive away to make a quick run to the store. The poor little guy was devastated. There was to be no con... Read More
A Better You, Health + Beauty, Health Toolbox, I Feel + I Think, Motivated + Inspired, Read All About It, Survivors Talk, What's New?
Erena Shimoda’s favorite childhood memory includes floating in an inflatable pool, daydreaming about mermaids and singing a children’s song: “海は広いな 大きいなー The ocean is wide, the ocean is huge… “ Born and ... Read More
Don’t Let Cancer Get the BREAST of You! That’s what I say. I didn’t. Hello, my name is Jean Criss. This is my 2nd act! I’m a 9-year BC survivor. Since my diagnosis in July... Read More
Finding My Gift Through My Breast Cancer Journey February 28, 2012 breast cancer was the furthest thing from my mind; but at the age of 39 it became my reality. I had no family history, I couldn’t feel... Read More
What’s NFD? I always like to think fresh and out of the box. Ever since I became an entrepreneur, I was inspired and became full of ideas from digital media, technology, productions, creative writing to inventi... Read More
Hi! I am Susan Heimbigner; but in the world of the cancer patients with whom I come in contact, I am known as Susan “Victorious” – Victorious over cancer! Victorious in God! How did I get to this point in my li... Read More
My Pain Woke Me up – Bliss: A Survivor’s Tale of Love, Life, Breast Cancer, and the Pursuit of Happiness
My Pain Woke Me Up Bliss is the first in a three-book series of a fictionalized account of true story, focused on survivorship. The book details the knockdown punches life throws Jean's way, what it took to ge... Read More
A Better You, Cancer Fighting Lifestyle, Education + Support, Motivated + Inspired, Read All About It, Survivors Talk, What's New?
Photo by Dawn Chapman Whitty She’s beautiful. She’s brilliant. Her voice is unmistakable. For those who attended the 2nd Annual SURVIVORville festivities in 2014, they will remember her as the beautiful wom... Read More