Category Archives: male breast cancer

It’s Not A Party

My email is flooded with emails from all sorts of groups wanting me to come to, support, or post their Breast Cancer Awareness event. Facebook and Twitter are awash in pink parties. “Come celebrate with us,” “it’s a party!” Lots … Continue reading

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Paint It Pink for the Men, Too!

Just in case you hadn’t noticed, this is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Yes, there is a reason for the non-stop pepto-bismal-pink. And almost all the pinked press releases talk about women: donate, run, walk for your mother, sister, daughter. But … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Message (from Arnaldo & Vanessa Silva)

In honor of Father’s Day, I offer a very powerful message. The speakers at last Sunday’s lunch, at the Manhattan JCC’s Spa Day for breast and ovarian cancer survivors, were Vanessa and Arnaldo Silva. They are father and daughter breast … Continue reading

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