Thursday, December 8, 2016

Breast Cancer Survivor: Elise Yanker Hasenei

Diagnosed at Age 51 My story is like a million others. Every year, I get a letter back from my annual mammogram with good...

Life’s Last Caregiver: The Women of Fairfax Memorial

The cornerstone to all female stereotypes include weakness; too delicate, too emotional; too dumb. Dealing with death, of course, is not for the weak....

First One-to-One School Scheduled to Open in D.C.

Fusion Academy Increases Student Resiliency with Customized Learning and Unique Approach to Homework Fusion, an accredited private school providing one-to-one (teacher to student) classrooms for...

Breast Cancer Survivor: Kate Andreottola

Diagnosed at Age 35 In February of 2012, at 35, after finding a lump during a self-exam and a biopsy that was initially “highly...

Breast Cancer Survivor: Bessy Blanco

Diagnosed at Age 51 I was a practicing attorney in my home country of El Salvador and came to the US to care for...

The Non-scale Victories that Come with Losing 90 LBS

Photo of Jessica by Odyssey Lopez The WorX experience includes a one-on-one about your goals.  When I sat down with Jessica for the first time,...

Raised in a Barn

If you are raised in an apartment, there are certain things you learn that other kids might not.  For example, you learn that you...

The Gift of Giving: Sponsor a Local Family in Need for...

"This experience changed our Christmas. Seeing the hardship of others and acting to alleviate it had a big impact on my whole family. I know...

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A Few Minutes with Alexandria Attorneys Karen Hainer and Lesley Ellefson-Porras

In today’s world, with constant political change, the practices of immigration and family law are constantly evolving. In just the last year, marriage has...

Nominations Open for Heroines of Washington Awards

The March of Dimes is now accepting nominations for the 16th Annual Heroines of Washington® awards program. The event will honor women in the...

Spice Up Your Holiday Party with these Wine-based Holiday Cocktails

Using their Authentic White and Winemaker’s Passion Riesling, Blue Nun Wines has created four wine-based holiday cocktail recipes. Served by the glass or in...