In Hebrew, charity is tzedakah, which comes from the biblical word for justice. Giving charity is akin to doing justice and the Bible tells us that “justice, and only justice, you shall pursue”.Read More
For me, every day when I wake up is a good day. When my eyes open, I arise and I thank my Lord for the blessing of a beautiful and loving husband and the blessing of four healthy, intelligent, creative children.Read More American Cancer Society, BRCA mutation, Breast cancer, Cancer, Mutation
At first, your mind goes blank.
Then fear strikes as you think not of your health, but rather of your husband being the one to take care of your children. When the fear subsides, you think about you.Read More Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer, Health, Surgery, Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Jenny’s friend, Laura, was just diagnosed with breast cancer and before even seeing the breast surgical oncologist, Jenny told Laura to have her ovaries removed.Read More Angelina Jolie, BRCA, BRCA mutation, Breast, Breast cancer, Cancer, Ovarian cancer
Techniques in reconstruction have made tremendous strides and creating natural looking breasts is now possible. Silicone implants can take the shape and feel of your natural breasts.Read More Breast, Breast cancer, Maryland, Nipple, Plastic surgery, Surgery, Tattoo artist
One of the favorite parts of my job is to educate fellow professionals. The word, doctor, comes from the Latin, docere, to teach. And I love teaching.
This Monday, June 16, 2014, I will be teaching at the monthly meeting of the East Tennessee Association of Advanced Nurse Practitioners about the latest advances and the future of breast cancer.Read More Aaron G. Margulies, Breast cancer, East Tennessee, Imelda G. Margulies, Knoxville Tennessee, MD
If you knew you had one of these abnormal genes, then you have many choices available to reduce your risk of developing breast cancer or other cancers.Read More Breast cancer, Genetic testing
I am alive today because of the American Cancer Society.
I believe in the American Cancer Society.
I am giving back and volunteering for the American Cancer Society.
As co-chair of the American Cancer Society’s Strides Against Breast Cancer, I am returning the efforts that the American Cancer Society exerted on my behalf.Read More American Cancer Society, Breast cancer, Cancer, Oncology
Should a woman keep her breast or should she remove her breast? This is an important, life changing question with no easy answer. The answer, however, is always the right answer. The attached video explains that whether you keep your breast or remove your breast, you are giving yourself the best treatment possible as both treatments are equally effective at treating breast cancer. Please watch the video for a more thorough discussion on the surgical treatment of breast cancer.Read More Angelina Jolie, Breast cancer, Breast cancer screening, Cancer
Who, exactly, is an expert in breast cancer? An expert in breast cancer is a professional dedicated to the study or practice of breast cancer. An expert can be a researcher at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, a nurse in the hospital or one of the many physicians that focus their practice on breast cancer.Read More Angelina Jolie, BRCA mutation, Breast cancer, Breast cancer screening, Breast MRI, Mammography, Ovarian cancer