Posts Tagged ‘diagnosis’

I found a website today called Mothers Supporting Daughters with Breast Cancer.  It was started by the mother-daughter duo, Charmayne Dierker and Lillie Shockney.  Lillie has also been a regular speaker about breast cancer at many events.  One of her trademarks is using humour to cope with cancer.  She has a short sample of one […]

The Other Shoe


The news of a BRCA mutation in my family has sent me on a rollar coaster of feelings lately.  My mother got tested as a result of her recent breast cancer diagnosis and our family history.  For us, a positive result is actually a good thing. Our risk of cancer has already been high because […]