cancer

Beating Cancer with a Paddle!

by healthy ashley on April 27, 2009

I mentioned how I was helping to promote the Sweetwater Paddle for the Cure race a while back. Well, the event was this past Saturday and turned out to be a total success!! Over $35,000 was raised for cancer research (all proceeds benefit the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation)!David took 400 photos at the event.. which [...]

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Summer, Seahorses… and Skin Cancer?

by healthy ashley on April 16, 2009

Well, summer is almost here again. That means tiny swimsuits, days in the sun… and a greater risk for skin cancer. I feel like people don’t take skin cancer as seriously as other cancers. But we should take skin cancer very seriously. Skin cancer is the most common form of human cancer with more than [...]

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Power in Pink

by healthy ashley on April 1, 2009

Ahh, Under Armour. I drool over their workout gear (have you tried their capris? Awesome!) but now have a reason to like them even more: For their Power in Pink campaign they’re looking for “3 strong women to tell us how your active lifestyle, your attitude, and your spirit helped your body fight breast cancer. [...]

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Beating Colon Cancer

by healthy ashley on February 17, 2009

I’ve received some sad news tonight: someone in David’s family in New York was just diagnosed with colon cancer. This news definitely takes us by shock. She went to the doctor after some pains and this was the diagnosis. The last doctor said there is no treatment and she only has a limited time. So [...]

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