Tag Archives: Bev Skornia

Celebrating the one year anniversary of my first chemo treatment!

5 Jan

December 20th marked my one year anniversary of chemo.

I woke that morning feeling overwhelmed with my gratitude for life…(read more)

December 14, 2012 was my first chemo.  I woke this morning feeling overwhelmed with gratitude for my life, my family and friends and the friends that I have made around the world through social media and speaking engagements.

– See more at: http://breastcancerwarrior.org/1/post/2013/12/celebrating-one-year-of-my-first-chemo-treatment.html#sthash.3HCVE5op.dpuf

December 14, 2012 was my first chemo.  I woke this morning feeling overwhelmed with gratitude for my life, my family and friends and the friends that I have made around the world through social media and speaking engagements.

– See more at: http://breastcancerwarrior.org/1/post/2013/12/celebrating-one-year-of-my-first-chemo-treatment.html#sthash.3HCVE5op.dpuf

The Hidden Scars of Breast Cancer

6 Nov

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Breast cancer leaves many scars, but the hidden ones are often the hardest to heal.  This honest, compelling look at the hidden scars of breast cancer is a must read for anyone who has been touched by cancer.  Read more…

New Website Focuses on Breast Cancer ~ The Empowered Patient

25 Oct

I’m so honored to be a part of a new website that was launched this week.  It’s called Empowered Patient.  Click below to visit the site where you’ll find one of my videos on the left hand side!

I’d love to hear your feedback!

EMPOWERED PATIENT

Wishing you a day filled with HOPE and inspiration!

Beverly McKee

The Breast Cancer Warrior

I’m so very honored to be a part of an new website that focuses solely on breast cancer.  It is a part of Cancer.org called “Empowered Patient”.  You can see my video on the left hand side of the screen!  Click below and share your feedback…
Wishing you a day filled with HOPE and inspiration!Beverly McKee
The Breast Cancer Warrior

– See more at: http://www.breastcancerwarrior.org/1/post/2013/10/new-website-focuses-on-breast-cancer-empowered-patient.html#sthash.bpthiJuN.dpuf

It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month!

1 Oct

It’s October 1st, which signifies the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  Before you buy that pink ribbon product, watch this video to become an informed consumer and hear a message that may save a life.

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A Crisis Averted Due to an Act of Kindness

27 Sep

 

ImageMy heart stopped when I saw the driver coming towards us…heading the wrong way up a one way ramp.  It was Saturday night and my family was headed home from dinner with Grandma.  We weren’t prepared for this unexpected event.  We veered out of the way and my husband rolled down his window to warn the driver.  An older lady peeked out of the door.  My husband yelled a warning over the traffic all around us…telling her she was headed the wrong way towards a busy intersection.

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Test Results!

27 Sep

Thanks for the kind comments, emails and FB messages in regards to my last blog:  Test Result Anxiety.

The results are in…Read more

Test Result Anxiety

24 Sep

 

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The email seemed innocent enough:  “Your medical records have been updated.”  My hands started to tremble and I felt slightly sick to my stomach.  I couldn’t log in quickly enough.  I had to resist the urge to hide my eyes behind my hands while the results updated…I wanted one more moment of innocence.  All of the air left my lungs when I realized this was NOT the test result I was anticipating. 

 Back to the waiting game…

What could possibly cause so much anxiety, you ask?

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