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Breast Cancer Awareness 2015

Dalton Daily CItizen, Dalton Magazine

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16 Breast Cancer Awareness 2015 By Dawn Klingensmith CTW Features As cancer patients are often told, "There's no right way to do cancer." But increasing numbers of patients and survivors have something in common besides the Big C. For them, a big part of "doing cancer" is blogging about their experiences. It often starts as a means of keeping family and friends informed, but becomes a way to assist and inspire others facing similar health challenges. Heather Lagemann, 33, Alton, Illinois Blog: Invasive Duct Tales One reason I started writing the blog is because everything you read about cancer on the Internet is so heavy. It helped me keep things in perspective, to tell the funny stories that happened in the middle of this incredibly emotional, overwhelming experience. I wanted to have a real conversation. I wrote that it's OK to be scared, sad, angry, confused and generally

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