Partnerships are important to us here at AiRS Foundation. That’s because we know how difficult it is to raise awareness and funds for breast reconstruction. We can’t do it alone. Helping women requires teamwork and assistance from the community as a whole. The AiRS Foundation has some amazing partners who donate their time and money […]
As of this September, health insurance companies in Texas are required to cover 3-D mammograms for breast cancer screening and diagnosis. This is thanks to House Bill 1036, which Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law last June.
Yoga Benefit #1: Yoga Detoxifies the Body By: Tari Prinster Excerpt from ‘Yoga for Cancer: A Guide to Managing Side Effects, Boosting Immunity, and Improving Recovery for Cancer Survivors’. Detoxification is the metabolic process by which toxins, or harmful things, are changed into less toxic substances and flushed from the body. Similar to how an […]
By: Peter G. Cordeiro, M.D., F.A.C.S. Chief of the Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery | AiRS Board Member As a plastic surgeon I have spent my entire career in a single institution, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (kjMSKCC). I joined staff there in 1992 and have been the Chief of the Plastic and Reconstructive Service since 2001. […]
By: Mitria Di Giacomo President www.NexusPlexusNY | Cancer Survivor AiRS Advisory Board Member Up until three years ago, I’d never considered that I would wake up with lymphedema. I wasn’t exactly clueless about the condition, but you deal with so much going through breast cancer treatment that the last thing you’re thinking about is a situation that […]