Tag: recovery

How Cancer Mellowed Me The F**K Out

In March 2018, Tiffany Dyba was diagnosed with Stage 1 breast cancer at age 35, after feeling a lump in the shower. Tiff is a serious badass and so funny, she has her own blog dedicated to raising awareness and creating a space for women diagnosed with breast cancer under 40 called C.D.R.E.A.M: Cancer Doesn’t… Read more »

How finding her lump at 27 helped her love her body

This year, we had the opportunity to partner with the unique and amazing bra company, True&Co. Through this partnership, we have been able to speak and connect with some truly incredible survivors, Through this partnership, we have been able to speak and connect with some truly incredible survivors, like Anna Crollman, aka My Cancer Chic.  After… Read more »

How Claire Petretti Marti, of Ocean Soul Yoga, Found Empowerment Through Breast Cancer

    5 QUESTIONS FOR CLAIRE What’s the biggest lesson you learned from beating cancer? I learned how to accept love and support. I’ve always been independent, always taken care of myself, and always prided myself on keeping it together. Well, I got to the point where I couldn’t keep it together, where I couldn’t… Read more »

The Illuminating Moment When I Finally Knew How To Decorate My Breast Cast

Photograph by © Miana Jun While preparing for my second mastectomy, I wanted to do something different to help with the emotional transition of losing my breast. This was to be a prophylactic surgery—I carry the BRCA-1 gene—and unlike my previous mastectomy, I had the gift of additional time to prepare for this loss. I was… Read more »