Callie’s Story

As posted on TataToCancer.blog  “I was diagnosed with Stage IIIA Grade 2, HR/PR positive HER2 negative breast cancer at age 31. I am now NED!” “My name is Callie, I have been married to my husband, Scott for 14 years. I have two amazing stepsons (17 &18) and a beautiful 13 year old daughter. My husband has been in the …

Lesly’s Breast Cancer Journey

As posted on TataToCancer.blog “I am totally humbled that Lesly has chosen to share her story with us today. Lesly was the first one I reached out to when I knew I was going to be needing chemo. I remember her and a friend of ours going to my first wig appointment at HPI. I said to Kimberly, the owner …

Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

HAIR TODAY, GONE TOMORROW — Dealing with Hair Loss, Part 2

Social Acceptance Socially, there are a lot of people who are teased or have been teased for hair loss.  As presented in the first post of this two-part hair loss series, stress can add to hair loss as well as lead to additional personal struggles–social ridicule makes the struggles with hair loss even harder. People are often uneducated or naïve …