Entries by Johanna Wolf

Controlling Lifestyle Factors: How About Taking a Walk?

We may not always be able to control all the factors leading to breast cancer, however, when it comes to factors of lifestyle, which account for the largest percentage of occurrences, we actually have a lot of control. Lifestyle of course includes diet and exercise, choosing not to smoke, or not drinking too much. Lifestyle […]

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Addressing Barriers to Care

Since embarking on this journey to save lives by urging women to get screened for breast cancer, I’ve given the crucial message many times that breast cancer mortality rates are higher among women of color. In response to which comes the inevitable question, why is that? For many it’s denial. One woman even recounted that […]