Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Oct15

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In a recent study conducted, statistics show that “One in Eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime” (Cancer.org). As October is breast cancer awareness month, it is important to know what Breast Cancer is and what breast cancer entails. What Is Breast Cancer? First off, what is Breast Cancer? “Breast cancer is a malignant tumor that starts in the cells of the breast. A malignant tumor is a group of cancer...

Read More
Natural Breast Augmentation Using Your Own Fat
Oct23

Natural Breast Augmentation Using Your Own Fat

Fat Transfer Breast Augmentation: No Implants Needed! What is natural breast augmentation? Natural breast augmentation via fat transfer begins with liposuction that harvests fat tissue from areas of the body (stomach, thighs, hips, back) that often store unwanted fat. Next, naturally occurring adult stem cells are extracted from a portion of the harvested fat and activated, then concentrated into the remaining fat tissue. This stem...

Read More
Consider Your Whole Self When it Comes to Breast Health
Oct19

Consider Your Whole Self When it Comes to Breast Health

Advice: Support Your Whole Self in Decision Making About Your Breasts Breasts are sacred, and the way that we are able to provide food for our newborn babies. Many women identify with their breasts in very different ways. When considering cosmetic breast surgery, consider the following information: Breast reconstruction is often used for women who have lost a breast from cancer. If you have not lost a breast, but are simply seeking...

Read More
What’s the Relationship Between Breast Surgery and Breast Cancer?
Oct18

What’s the Relationship Between Breast Surgery and Breast Cancer?

Q: Is there any relationship between cosmetic breast surgery and breast cancer? A: If you’re unhappy with how your breasts look, and are willing to balance the cost of surgery (both financial, and physical) with a new figure, then there’s no reason not to change the size and/or shape of your breasts. There are certain dangers inherent in the surgery itself, as there are with any surgery. If you choose silicone or saline...

Read More
10 Things To Do Before a Mastectomy
Oct12

10 Things To Do Before a Mastectomy

10 Things to do Before Your Mastectomy Surgery 1. Get organized! – Being organized helps you feel more in control of the situation. 2. Ask questions – Write them down!  …and don’t leave your appointment until all your questions have been answered. 3. Shop for loose fitting clothing and button down/zipper down tops – Pull-over’s are a pain when you have limited motion.  This is not a beauty contest – be comfortable!...

Read More
Get To Know the Girls – Your Breasts
Oct11

Get To Know the Girls – Your Breasts

Good Breast Health For The Girls In every culture, the woman is responsible for taking care of the household. Duties range from nurturing the children, preparing the meals in a healthy manner, begin the chauffeur, nurse, counselor and all around “World’s Greatest Mom.” Women have taken the task of keeping everyone they are responsible for, seriously. They will sacrifice in order for others to have, with no expectation of return...

Read More