Sep 16

Plan Pink: What to Do When Plan A Fails

In 2005, while I was undergoing a challenging job transition, my doctor uttered the nightmarish words some 250,000 women a year hear. They begin with “I’m sorry” and ...

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Sep 09

Stand Up To Cancer: Hoda, Billy Sip Pink Cocktails for a Cause

In honor of Stand Up To Cancer Day, Hoda and Billy Bush, who is filling in for Kathie Lee, are sipping pink cocktails. Friday night across all four ...

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Aug 04

When Life’s Plan A Fails, There’s Always Plan ‘Pink’

I was determined to make a difference in the lives of other working women in treatment for breast cancer. I created and executed a “Plan B” for these ...

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Jul 24

Organization Seeks Breast Cancer Survivors for Dancing Event

Breast cancer survivors might want to get out their dancing shoes. The Pink Fund is a public charity that provides short-term financial aid for a brief period of ...

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Jul 17

Dancing Raises Funds for Cancer Survivors

Being a part of Dancing with the Survivors turned out to be one of the happiest moments of Rachel Platt’s life. After initially turning them down, the breast ...

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Jul 08

Person of the Week: Molly MacDonald

For more than a decade, breast cancer patients have had their financial burdens eased by a non-profit organization designed to do just that. The woman behind it all ...

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Jun 20

What Cancer Costs

Chemotherapy, the most common treatment for cancer, has famously unpleasant side effects, including nausea, fatigue and hair loss. Less known is how much all that misery costs. Although ...

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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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