summer breast cancer tips

Navigating Summer: Tips to Stay Healthy During a Heat Wave While Undergoing Breast Cancer Treatment

Summer brings its own set of challenges, especially for women undergoing treatment for breast cancer. The combination of soaring temperatures and intensive cancer treatments can create a complex landscape to navigate. Understanding the specific concerns and taking proactive steps can make a significant difference in maintaining health and well-being during these hot months. Summer Concerns…

BRA Banter

We’re Sponsoring BRA Banter on May 22nd: A Discussion of Genetic Testing for Hereditary Cancers

Pretty in Pink Boutique is delighted to sponsor BRA Banter on May 22nd with BRA, a group dedicated to helping breast cancer survivors thrive physically and emotionally. Each month, BRA hosts a virtual gathering to discuss various topics that are either helpful to breast cancer survivors on their journey or informational to help raise awareness…

living beyond breast cancer

Living Beyond Breast Cancer: From Surviving to Thriving

Congratulations on your hard-fought victory against breast cancer! The journey from diagnosis to remission is undoubtedly challenging, but as you emerge from the shadows of cancer, a new chapter begins—one filled with opportunities for healing and growth. While chemotherapy and radiation treatments may be behind you and the reconstruction complete, your journey to wellness is…

lymphedema and lipedema

What is Lipedema and How is it Different from Lymphedema?

While lipedema and lymphedema might outwardly appear to be similar disorders, they are two very distinct medical conditions. Though they share some similarities, including treatment methods and potential symptoms, it’s important to distinguish between them.  Learn more about Lipedema and how it differs from Lymphedema: What is Lipedema?   Lipedema is a medical condition that…

Lymphedema Treatment Act

Urgent Update About Lymphedema Treatment Act Implementation

How Medicare’s Implementation of the LTA Will Affect Your Patients in 2024  As you are probably aware, Medicare will commence coverage of compression specifically for lymphedema in 2024 when the Lymphedema Treatment Act goes into effect. A lot of information is racing through the industry right now, so we wanted to take a moment to…