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LBBC Twitter Chat | The Silver Pen

Living Beyond Breast Cancer Twitter Chat on December 3rd


Hi everyone! Tomorrow, December 3rd from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. ET  I will be participating in a Living Beyond Breast Cancer Twitter Chat about diet and nutrition after a breast cancer diagnosis. (Just in time for the holiday season!!)

Here are a few questions that will be addressed:

  • What is the recommended diet for women who have or had breast cancer?
  • Which diet is right for my nutrutional needs?
  • How do you maintian eating healthy during high stress times? How can I eat healthy during the holidays and other challenging times?
  • What should I know about organic vs. non-organic foods?
  • How can I get started with and keep up healthy eating habits?
  • What foods can strengthen my immune system and help prevent or lessen side effects?
  • Where else can I get good information about nutrition and breast cancer?

For those of us who didn’t grow up in the social media age… here is how a twitter chat works: Panelists (such as myself and other ...

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Brittany Maynard | The Silver Pen

Death with Dignity: Brittany Maynard Dies on Her Own Terms

Brittany Maynard, the terminally ill 29 year-old woman who bravely ignited the right-to-die debate with her public decision to end her life, died Saturday at ...

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Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day

Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day

So many of us – myself included – are a little over the pink ribbons. (For the record, the blog ...

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BCAM Hangout | The Silver Pen

“Let’s Talk” Dense Breasts Event

Going in for an annual mammogram may seem like a no brainer (with a hint of nerve bugs), right?  Well, here is the thing: not ...

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The Silver Pen

Welcome to The Silver Pen Blog!

Welcome to The Silver Pen blog!  After last week, I am giddy to welcome so many new readers to the site. I thought that I’d ...

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The Silver Lining Companion Guide & Good Morning America

One of the many things that FBC (f-bomb breast cancer for new readers) taught me is that Silver Linings come in small and in big ...

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Act With Love | The Silver Pen

Exciting Announcement from the Dr Susan Love Research Foundation

Exciting Announcement from the Dr Susan Love Research Foundation

As you already know, I am a HUGE fan of both Dr. Susan Love and her ...

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The Silver Lining on Good Morning America!

The Silver Lining on Good Morning America

So THIS happened today: an interview on Good Morning America. I am still pinching myself.

Here’s how it ...

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Wacoal Event at Dillards ColdSpring

Hi Everyone! If you’re in Franklin Tennessee, please come say hi at the Wacoal event at the Dillards Cool Spring location. Details are on the ...

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Wonderful Wacoal

Wonderful Wacoal

Today, I’m thrilled to announce that I am partnering with Wacoal. Why, you ask?  Well, because they are an A-MA-ZING company that supports ...

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Mammogram Debate

Study Places Doubt on the Value of Mammograms

Study Places Doubt on the Value of Mammograms

You may have heard about the study (published in the British Medical Journal on Tuesday)   and reported ...

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