Every October, the AiRS Foundation participates in Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This time of the year is specially set apart to raise awareness about the disease. Of course, most people know about breast cancer. But many people do not know about the specifics of the disease.
In August 2010, Dallis Parker was diagnosed with stage four breast cancer, which had also metastasized to her liver and lungs. As part of her treatment, she underwent a unilateral mastectomy, the removal of one of her breasts. “I choose joy in my life,” says Parker. But after having a mastectomy, joy was hard to […]