Tag Archive: Breast cancer

May 15 2013

Life is more important than boobs!


‘Angelina Jolie wrote on the Op-Ed page of The New York Times that she had tested positive for a genetic mutation known as BRCA1, which left her with an exceedingly high risk for developing breast and ovarian cancer. Her mother died at 56 after nearly a decade with cancer. After genetic counseling, Ms. Jolie opted …

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Jun 06 2012

Did you ever think of sexualizing penile cancer, dude?


Many women have been fighting against sexualizing breast cancer. They are saying: ‘Sexualizing breast cancer reduces the serious disease to the realm of popular trends and reducing women to the quality of their physical appearance (again!). It probably implies that a woman without breasts is not a woman at all, making it so vital that …

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