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In 2014 alone, there were 2.8 million women directly affected by breast cancer; accounting for both those currently being treated and those who have completed treatment.  While each individual’s experience with breast cancer is unique, many breast cancer survivors go … Continue reading

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“Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears.” – Marcus Aurelius When navigating a breast cancer diagnosis, women want to feel like all other women: strong, capable, healthy, and beautiful. They do not want to feel isolated or … Continue reading

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Board-certified plastic and reconstructive surgeon of Atlanta Plastic Surgery, P.C., Dr. James Namnoum is passionate about breast reconstruction and treating individuals that have battled breast cancer. In an effort to sufficiently raise awareness, Dr. Namnoum launched the Pink Ribbon Story … Continue reading

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When you’re diagnosed with breast cancer, you may feel overwhelmed with many mixed emotions: fear, anxiety, doubt, apprehension, and sadness. It is important to not let these feelings get the best of you, and to turn that fear into action … Continue reading

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You are not alone. When battling breast cancer, it is important to accept support from family, friends, and other inspiring individuals. Being a celebrity is often compared to living in a fishbowl, so just imagine having your personal journey showcased … Continue reading

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For women, there are many breast cancer surgery options  available before or after a diagnosis. While women often feel a sense of urgency to remove cancer immediately, Pink Ribbon Story Foundation encourages women to research their options before deciding which … Continue reading

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