How to Do a Breast Cancer Self-Exam
Regular self-exams can help you detect breast cancer early. Here’s how to feel for lumps, bumps, and other unusual changes.
The Real Reason Your Stomach Hurts
Motherhood and gut problems do not mix well, but they do mix often. Four moms with chronic, confounding symptoms share their rough, relatable journeys to find answers—and relief.
The Pandemic Pushed Back My Breast Cancer Surgery, a Small Delay With a Big Impact
After I found out I had breast cancer, my world was turned upside down. Then the coronavirus pandemic hit, my second surgery was delayed, and parenting with health issues became even harder.
5 Ways to Lower Your Risk of Breast Cancer
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Learn what you can do to protect yourself against the most common cancer in young women.
I Delayed Chemo to Do IVF During the Pandemic, And It Was Scary But Worth It
After learning I needed chemo for my breast cancer, I opted to do IVF. But because of the pandemic, fertility treatments were put on hold. I could only wait three months. My doctor fought hard for me and now I'm optimistic I will one day give birth.
5 Ways the Mental Load Impacts Moms' Health and How to Ask for Help
The mental load is a heavy burden for any mom to carry alone. If she's not careful that burden can start affecting her health. Luckily there are ways to prevent that from happening.