FORCE Blog

This blog will cover topics of interest that affect our community. Unless otherwise stated, the blog articles will be written by Sue Friedman, Executive Director of FORCE.

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Posts Tagged ‘cancer risk’

March 31, 2020

Dealing with an Extra Helping of Stress

“Driving into the skid means accepting the anxiety you’re feeling for what it is and experiencing the fluttery feeling in your stomach,” Hurley said

December 31, 2018

New Year’s Then (20 Years Ago) and Now

by Sue Friedman Happy 20th anniversary to FORCE and our community! I founded FORCE on New Year’s Eve, 1998, just a few strokes before midnight. It had been a year of great personal challenge and change for me. I was 35, had just completed treatment for recurrent breast cancer, learned I had a BRCA2 mutation, … + read more

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