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What’s Next After Breast Cancer?

What’s Next After Breast Cancer?

If you ever look at the calendar of a cancer survivor, you can't help but notice some dates boldly circled, starred, and asterisked. For me, it’s the call I received from my doctor on Friday, April 13, 2012, at 7:05 AM.
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Lori’s Favorite Ways to Destress During the Holidays

Lori’s Favorite Ways to Destress During the Holidays

It’s not always rosy cheeks and sugar cookie smiles during the holiday season, sometimes we end up unwrapping a lot of stress...
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The Importance of Being Active after Age 50

The Importance of Being Active after Age 50

I have always made exercise a priority, even before I started filming Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta and before my breast cancer battle. Truth be told though, I really have to push myself...
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How to Talk to Your Adult Children About Breast Cancer

How to Talk to Your Adult Children About Breast Cancer

Telling a child that you have cancer, at any age, is tremendously difficult. Telling my children that I was diagnosed with breast cancer was probably one of the...
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Skin After 60

Skin After 60

Do you look in the mirror and wish you could go back in time and tell your younger self to take better care of your skin, put on sunscreen every day, or drink more water? While we can’t change the past, there are a lot of things we can do to care for our ever...
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Understanding the BRCA Gene and Breast Cancer

Understanding the BRCA Gene and Breast Cancer

This past summer, I celebrated my 7-year cancerversary surrounded by my beautiful family. As a breast cancer survivor, I count my blessings every single day. I think back often to that mammogram
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