Posts Tagged ‘ austin

Monday, October 24th, 2016

Breast Cancer Awareness Month—6 Things You Didn’t Know

With an estimated 246,600 women in the United States to be diagnosed with breast cancer this year alone, and with more than 2.8 million women in the United States with a history of breast cancer, the need for October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month is clear. These 31 days of fundraising and discussion about breast cancer […]

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Monday, May 25th, 2015

Sun Damage & Skin Cancer Can Be Prevented!

Summer is almost here!  New bikini…? check.  Bejeweled flip-flops…?  check. Reading material…? beach towel… ? Done, and done!  Now, is there anything else we’ve missed before we start lounging poolside? Yes! How could we forget? THE COVER UP!  (Pssst… We’re talking about much more here than the cute sarong you found on discount last week.) Nothing […]

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Monday, May 4th, 2015

Breast Reconstruction Safety: Trust a Doctor, Not the Internet

  It’s the Internet Age.  Information is available right at our fingertips, and it’s frequently assumed that we are deferring to reliable sources, providing only the facts.  Particularly when it comes to health and serious surgical procedures like breast reconstruction, it is imperative to filter out the vast amount of misinformation you may come across. […]

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Friday, March 20th, 2015

The Secret to Attaining Your Ideal Body, at Any Age!

We all know that exercise is good for our overall health and appearance, but did you know that it can even slow the aging process?  Even with all of its benefits, it is far too often the first thing we sacrifice when life gets hectic. But in order to maintain our health, vitality, and our […]

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Lymphedema and Preventative Measures

  If your lymphatic system has been damaged or compromised because of cancer treatments, you could be at risk for lymphedema.  Lymphedema is a buildup of fluid in soft tissue due to a blockage in the lymphatic system. People who have undergone treatment for cancer are particularly at risk, especially when lymph nodes have been […]

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