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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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New hope: Cancer research seems to finally be gaining momentum by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer June 5, 2013 - Posted by tamilb A closer look at cancer research It seems like for the longest time, cancer research was goin ... Read on »
My miracle friend and Internet celebrity, Darlene Gant by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer May 30, 2013 - Posted by tamilb The fabulous Miss Darlene! I’ve gotten to know some pretty amazing people on this crazy ca ... Read on »
There’s no such thing as false hope by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer May 23, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Me in the '90s BC (before cancer) on a trip to Yosemete. Little did I know what mountains I'd have ... Read on »
Time on fire: A review by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer May 15, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Time on Fire gives us an in-depth look at the good, bad and the ugly of cancer care and its afterma ... Read on »
The gift of giving back by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer May 8, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Me and Ann Fonfa at her annual Annie Appleseed conference. Ann, a metastatic breast ca ... Read on »
My best birthday present ever by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer May 1, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Jumping for joy! Anyone with metastatic cancer and their loved ones understand the anxiety awa ... Read on »
Kicking back cancer, cowgirl style by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer April 24, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Kristie and her family circa 2011 “It may pop back up from time to time but we’ll just deal ... Read on »
Guided meditation: a healthy way to be driven to distraction by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer April 17, 2013 - Posted by tamilb We went here - Hidden Beach in Fajardo, Puerto Rico. I returned during a guided meditation. ... Read on »
It pays the bills … for breast cancer patients by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer April 9, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Pink Fund founder Molly MacDonald and James Denton. Lucky girl!! A few years back, I had the ... Read on »
Turning 50 and living sincerely by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer April 2, 2013 - Posted by tamilb My daughter on the beach in Fajardo My friend Vanessa, who at the tender young age of 31, is ... Read on »
What’s new in cancer research? by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer March 21, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Some exciting developments in cancer research! Some d ... Read on »
The tsunami of cancer by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer March 14, 2013 - Posted by tamilb The incredible force of cancer cannot drown out my spirit. I think God wanted me to watch O ... Read on »
Why breast screening is still important by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer March 8, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Many young women like me found their cancer through a breast self exam. Today is Internati ... Read on »
Sleepless in Seattle: the C4YW breast cancer conference by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer March 1, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Me and my roommates Terri and Julie at the Saturday night dance at the C4YW. Jet lag aside ... Read on »
Beating Liver Tumors with style by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer February 15, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Me and Suzanne Lindley (right) at the Beat Liver Tumors fashion show fundraiser in NYC. ... Read on »
Young and metastatic by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer February 6, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Me (third from left in front) and my fellow board members of Pink Ribbon Girls, a great organiz ... Read on »
For cancer, fat’s not where it’s at by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer January 31, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Eat whatever you want while you're in treatment? I’m participating in a cancer rehab stud ... Read on »
Survival lessons by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer January 25, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Getting ready to start my second book and a change of perspective! I’ve been finishing u ... Read on »
Shades of gray … lessons from Lance Armstrong ordeal by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer January 18, 2013 - Posted by tamilb A much younger Chrissy, me and Doug Ulman, CEO of LIVESTRONG, during our visit at their headqua ... Read on »
Clinical trials and the value of smart friends by Tami B. Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer January 11, 2013 - Posted by tamilb Krysti Hughett (right) and me (10+ pounds ago) at Camp Kesem, where we were picking up our d ... Read on »