Men’s health can be hard to talk about. Prostate cancer, testicular cancer, mental health, physical inactivity – they’re not your typical icebreakers. Movember is about starting that conversation and raising funds to support these very real issues. Putting your money where your mo’ is, if you will. As medical professionals, […]
Kara was 31 when she was diagnosed with stage IIB, triple positive, high grade breast cancer. After 16 rounds of chemotherapy, a full year of targeted therapy, she is now one year in remission. She believes that every breast mass deserves attention and is a vocal advocate for her patients. […]
AnaOno is a post-mastectomy lingerie & loungewear brand that knows the importance of community. They work hard to ensure that no woman going through diagnosis, treatment, or surgery feels alone. They’ve aligned with reputable organizations, including The Breasties, who share the same vision.
Eromomen E. was 27 years-old when her girlfriend discovered her lump. Doctors quickly confirmed it was breast cancer. Now eighteen months in remission, Ermomen is determined to keep laughing and dancing – no matter what life brings her way. She recently shaved her head in solidarity for a close friend whose cancer […]
by Sam M., D.O., Anesthesiologist October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month – and it kind of makes me want to scream.
Laila R. was diagnosed with stage 2 triple positive invasive ductal carcinoma when she was 28. She has conquered 3 surgeries, 6 rounds of chemo, and 25 rounds of radiation. She’s been in remission for 6 months. She’s super passionate about sharing the realities of breast cancer, which is rarely […]
Sam was 26 when she was diagnosed with stage III triple negative breast cancer. She went through six rounds of chemo, 28 rounds of radiation, and a double mastectomy. It’s been three years since she’s been in remission. As an upside down enthusiast, Sam has found much of her healing in a yoga […]
We know you are working long and busy shifts, and sometimes have barely enough time to sleep, let alone work out. Here’s a few fitness tips from Dr. Christine Vu to help you squeeze in some moments to take care of yourself. Create a color-coordinated schedule. Easy access, visibility & […]
Earning an advanced degree is no simple task. Dr. Aziza Glass offers guidance and support to new students through her non-profit initiative, DR2DR. We talked to her about the inspiration behind her empowering new program. Did you always know you wanted to be a Veterinarian? Absolutely not! I always […]
Did you know we featured real medical professionals in our Classics campaign? Now we’re giving you the opportunity to learn more about each of these amazing individuals. Get to know Moera Coleen M. First off, tell us a little bit about you. I was born in the Philippines and came […]