cancer

[Video] A Holiday Gift that Gives: ‘The Giving Hat’ Supports St. Jude

St. Jude Children’s Hospital is very near and dear to my heart. As a teen cancer patient my parents were able to consult with St. Jude doctors to confirm that the protocol for my treatment being followed in Miami was the right path for me and it provided peace of mind for my worried and […]

Help Us Raise Funds for Tween & Teen Blood Cancer Research

Earlier this year I was surprised and honored to be nominated for the ‘Miami Woman of the Year’ campaign to help support the Leukemia Lymphoma Society of Southern Florida. As I have shared with our Los Tweens audience, as an adult I’m able to talk about being a teenage Lymphoma survivor. I also lost my […]

American Cancer Society Needs Our Help!

Amigas.. The American Cancer Society needs our ayuda! My familia has been touched entirely too much by cancer and I want to help others in any way PREVENT this horrible disease in its many forms. We CAN make a difference to reduce cancer for our childrens’ generations. The ACS is recruiting participants for Cancer Prevention Study-3 […]

Sharing Hope for Breast Cancer Patients – Maite Perroni and Pantene Beautiful Lengths

  Cancer is a tough subject for tween parents to tackle.  It’s an issue that adults don’t want to think about,  and  talk  about much less.  During the month of October, we are gratefully surrounded by information and ways to help the discussion.  Recently, my tween Maddy found pamphlets on performing a self-breast examination from […]