Jul 10

What Women Should Tell Their Bosses When They Have Cancer

We hear a lot about the struggles of working women and the notion that we can create some semblance of order between managing responsibilities at home and at ...

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Jul 10

What Women Should Tell Their Bosses When They Have Cancer

One of the biggest questions you will need to wrap your head around is whether you should tell your employer and coworkers about your diagnosis. On the one ...

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May 25

How I Beat Cancer: Mother-of-Five Describes Rebuilding Her Life After Horror Diagnosis in the Wake of Divorce & Financial Ruin

The first thought Molly MacDonald had when she was diagnosed with breast cancer was that her children would be better off if she died. A routine mammogram in ...

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May 03

Financial Assistance to Help Breast Cancer Patients Pay Their Bills

Molly MacDonald was diagnosed with breast cancer during a time of job transition. She had no income and was paying Cobra insurance for her and her five children ...

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Apr 19

When Breast Cancer Threatens Your Job

Having a breast cancer diagnosis is hard enough without worrying about job security. With supportive employers, many women continue to work during cancer treatments like chemotherapy. But other ...

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Apr 13

Founder of ‘The Pink Fund’ Describes Her Journey With Breast Cancer

MedicalResearch.com sits down with Molly MacDonald, founder of The Pink Fund, to talk about her journey with breast cancer and share tips for others going through this life-altering ...

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Feb 28

Breast Cancer Costs Low-Income Women More Jobs

Poor women undergoing breast cancer treatment are four times more likely to lose their jobs than their high-income peers, a new study suggests. The findings were consistent with ...

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Oct 20

The Pink Fund Takes Social Into The Community

Between jobs, with five kids and having recently divorced, Molly MacDonald was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2005. On line at the food bank one day, it struck ...

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Oct 13

The Pink Fund Raises Money for Women Battling Breast Cancer Through ‘Dancing with the Survivors’ Event

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and it’s a cause near and dear to me. Some of you may know, I lost my mother to the disease 26 ...

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Oct 12

Natalie’s Teams with The Pink Fund for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

About 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop breast cancer over the course of her lifetime – and according to the Medical Journal of Medicine, studies have shown ...

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The Financial Side Effects of Cancer

Financial Toxicity

130% increase in financial difficulties for patients in active treatment

Job Loss

Between 20-30% of women diagnosed with breast cancer will lose their jobs

Bankruptcy

10M will be unable to pay for rent, food & utilities because of medical bills

Impact on Savings

76% of full time workers nationwide live paycheck to paycheck

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