The Radiant Wrap Blog

Breast Cancer Gift Idea

By trwadmin | April 24, 2013 |

When I was diagnosed with Breast Cancer, I couldn’t believe the outpouring of love and support from friends and family. People just naturally want to help, to be there for you, to let you know that you are not alone. I remember after my surgery, the front doorbell kept ringing...

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When should you have your first Mammogram?

By trwadmin | April 5, 2013 |

I was having lunch today with a few girlfriends, and the question came up “When should you have your first Mammogram?” The answers around the table ranged from ages 25 to 40- no one really seemed to know. In fact, one girl who is 42- had never had one! So...

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Breast Cancer and Fashion

By trwadmin | February 28, 2013 |

A huge thank you to Debra Bass- Fashion Editor St Loiis Missouri Post Dispatch Can fashion help beat cancer? By Debra D. Bass Post-Dispatch Fashion Editor dbass@post-dispatch.com 314-340-8236 It’s depressing that there are enough women undergoing harsh radiation treatments to make this a viable business prospect, but calamities have spawned...

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Breast Cancer Among Young Women Increasing

By trwadmin | February 28, 2013 |

What do you think…. Do you know anyone who got breast cancer before age 40? Do you think Age 50 (as reported to be the age on ABC news) is too late to get your first mammogram? Read below the excerpt from Associated Press Article dated 2/26/13: The rate of...

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Lumpectomy and Radiation or Mastectomy?

By trwadmin | January 29, 2013 |

I was just watching CNN and there is a new study out showing that women who choose Lumpectomy and Radiation versus mastectomy for Stage 1 Breast Cancer may have an advantage. They studied 112,000 women between 1990 and 2004, 55% chose Lumpectomy and Radiation and 45% chose Mastectomy. Of the...

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