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Our Feel-Good War on Breast Cancer

Peggy Orenstein has a hell of a piece in the New York Times magazine on "pink ribbon culture," and her frustration (which, as a woman with breast cancer, I fervently share) about how much progress has ... read more

Why I chose a life without breasts after cancer

But Orenstein, whom I’d greatly admired for her New York Times Magazine story “Our Feel Good War on Breast Cancer,” sounded dismissive, insensitive. She wrote: “It’s hard to imagine, by contrast, that ... read more

Tinged Pink: When The Cancer Narrative Can't Compass Your Loss

We are told there is one way to do cancer: Be brave, soldier on, fight the battle, but do it with a smile. How can you get well if you're not happy? According to "Our Feel-Good War on Breast Cancer .. ... read more

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Reacting to Angelina Jolie’s Breast Cancer News

But because of a recent cover article I wrote for the magazine, “Our Feel-Good War Against Breast Cancer,” I’ve been deluged by questions about her decision, which she revealed in an op-ed yesterday, ... read more

Power of Pink or The Problem?

And the cover of the magazine was even more disturbing entitled, "Our Feel-Good War on Breast Cancer" with the subheading "Has raising awareness become more important than saving lives?" The article p... read more

Allergan And The Allergan Foundation Support Breast Cancer Patients With New Charitable Programs

"Now when someone gets a BOTOX ® Cosmetic treatment, they can feel good that they are helping Allergan support organizations that help women on their breast cancer journey ... which defines our approa... read more

Breast Cancer: Awareness, Activism & 'Pinkwashing'

We'll explore the nexus of disease, marketing, awareness and research in what some call our "feel good war on breast cancer" and learn about some of the politics and controversies over prevention and ... read more

Breast Cancer: Promise Amid The Shadows

It was a pivotal point in the breast cancer war that has since seen progress on several fronts ... I'm always in treatment, but I thank God for every day, and I feel good." She expects to be a grandmo... read more

Breast cancer: Helping the forgotten women living with the disease

Despite the massive publicity of breast cancer awareness ... Trish would feel good, it was a positive thing for her," her husband John Brown told 7.30. "It was important for us, as cliched as it sound... read more

Our Feel-Good War on Breast Cancer

In an opinion piece in The New York Times, Peggy Orenstein writes that she “used to believe that a mammogram saved my life.” In 1996, when she was 35, a mammogram revealed that she had breast cancer. ... read more

On Cost and Cancer in America

Skimming headlines yesterday, I read a "feel-good ... woman with breast cancer shared her story of double-whammy debt: what happens when two partners are both diagnosed? @xeni my husband had thyroid c... read more

10 Ways to be There When Your Wife Has Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is a life threatening and relationship threatening trauma. Peter J. Flierl, M.S.W., offers insights and common sense for husbands of patients with breast cancer When we marry the man or ... read more

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