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Tami B.

Cincinnati, Ohio
After being diagnosed with a metastatic breast cancer recurrence at age 45, I began interviewing survivors nationwide who survived and thrived years beyond what medical science predicted. I compiled these inspirational stories into my book, From Incurable to Incredible: Cancer Survivors Who Beat... Full Bio
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A life well done: Maya Angelou and her message of thriving by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer May 28, 2014 - Posted by tamilb RIP, Maya Angelou “My mission in life is not merely to survive, ... Read on »
The survivor paradox by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer May 21, 2014 - Posted by tamilb Kristi with her daughter As a long-time survivor of stage IV cancer, I feel I live in the pr ... Read on »
No shame, no blame: Mental Health Awareness Month sheds light on dark topic by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer May 14, 2014 - Posted by tamilb There's nothing crazy about getting help May is Mental Health Awareness Month and today is Me ... Read on »
Top 5 reasons life is good by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer May 8, 2014 - Posted by tamilb Me and my friend Susan the day before embarking on the cruise We own an LG television an ... Read on »
Fighting neuropathy with nutrition by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer April 16, 2014 - Posted by tamilb Salmon and black beans, a tasty way to manage neuropathy. Many of my cancer survivor ... Read on »
Ahh! Oncology massage! by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer April 9, 2014 - Posted by tamilb Recently massage therapists from Cancer Family Care shared free chair massages to an event at the ... Read on »
Being there for milestones by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer April 2, 2014 - Posted by tamilb My dad had just recovered from a quadruple bypass when I got married. My fondest memory is his toa ... Read on »
Study seeking teens who have mothers with breast cancer by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer March 28, 2014 - Posted by tamilb Sometimes teens can hold back their feelings when their mom is diagnosed with breast cancer. ... Read on »
Snapshot of my life: cancer not included by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer March 21, 2014 - Posted by tamilb A beautiful spot and hopeful message from our recent trip to Santa Cruz, CA. Due to my loom ... Read on »
The envelope please … by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer March 13, 2014 - Posted by tamilb Two years ago, I was in a losing battle with a treatment that made me lose my hair, but didn't wo ... Read on »
Terri, one of the Miracle Survivors by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer February 27, 2014 - Posted by tamilb Me, Terri Dilts and Julie Deutsch (another miracle survivor) at the C4YW in Seattle last ... Read on »
A love letter to my husband by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer February 14, 2014 - Posted by tamilb Mike and I at a Komen fundraiser It’s Valentine’s Day, and like many people, I searched ... Read on »
I wish I had breast cancer? by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer February 5, 2014 - Posted by tamilb World Cancer Day's logo Yesterday was World Cancer Day , and instead of turning my Facebo ... Read on »
Turning agitation into appreciation by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer January 29, 2014 - Posted by tamilb These penguins love the Polar Vortex! LOL, don't have any pictures in my computer anymore so th ... Read on »
A tribute to Buzz Sheffield by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer January 16, 2014 - Posted by tamilb Buzz, in front of the elementary school where he served as a mentor. This week we lost Bu ... Read on »
Confessions of a recovering food addict by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer January 9, 2014 - Posted by tamilb Purging sugar from my diet again! It might seem a little trite and unoriginal but, like ma ... Read on »
Ending the year with a bang; beginning the year with a spark by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer January 2, 2014 - Posted by tamilb Wishing you a year of hope and peace Happy New Year everyone! I hope you all had a wonderf ... Read on »
LIVESTRONG’S CancerHacks.org, one-stop for cancer tips and resources by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer December 19, 2013 - Posted by tamilb You could say I’ve been around the block many times over throughout my cancer journey. In ... Read on »
Sprouting for health by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer December 12, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Heidi Bright's recipe for health during chemo Today’s guest post is by my friend Heidi B ... Read on »
Oy, it’s Scanukkah! by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer December 5, 2013 - Posted by tamilb A festival of lights both on and off the scan table! As I was lying on the PET scan table ... Read on »