Monday, January 16, 2017

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...

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...

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...

Agree to Disagree

This morning, scrolling through my Facebook feed, a video popped up by my very favorite President of all time…  KID PRESIDENT! Robby AKA “Kid President” was...

HOT TOPIC: Breast Cancer Survivorship

Sentara Northern Virginia’s fellowship trained surgical oncologist, Dr. Negar Golesorkhi discusses cancer survivorship and Sentara Northern Virginia Comprehensive Breast Center survivorship offerings. Why is breast...

Vitamin C and Our Skin

 "While oral vitamin C, by way of foods or supplement is beneficial for the skin, the anti-aging effects of vitamin C is demonstrated best...

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,...

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....

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The Dreaded Cavity….Can it Actually be Contagious?!

Everyone knows conditions such as colds, pink eye, and the flu are contagious, but can you catch a cavity? We now know, that not...

Spiritual, Balanced, Focused

Lisa Ashe is a medical doctor who combines a holistic approach to health with concierge services to create the perfect practice harmony. These days, it...

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...