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The Best of New Orleans Moms Blog :: The Top 10 Blog Posts of 2017

2017 was another successful year for New Orleans Moms Blog. We truly value, appreciate and respect each and every one of you and the community we’ve built together. We are proud that in 2017, New Orleans Moms Blog had over 1.2 million page views, reached more than 640,000 unique readers, provided supplies and monetary support to over 5 [...]
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Hidden Scar™ Breast Cancer Surgery: Advanced Cosmetic Procedure Comes to Touro

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by Touro Infirmary. About 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop invasive breast cancer in their lifetime. Based on tumor size, women may have to choose between a mastectomy or lumpectomy. These surgeries normally leave a visible reminder of breast cancer. Many women are unaware of all the surgical […]

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Breast Cancer Treatment :: Radioactive Seed Lumpectomy Comes to New Orleans

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by Crescent City Physicians, Inc. When a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer, it is very important for her to be educated on ALL of her surgical treatment options. Typically, a woman has two options: Option 1 – “breast conservation” – a lumpectomy followed by radiation therapy. A lumpectomy […]

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Breast Health :: What You Need to Know About Breast Cancer Detection, Treatment and Prevention

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by Touro Infirmary Just a few decades ago, breast cancer was discussed in hushed tones, and research on the disease was still in its infancy. Today, people proudly wear their pink ribbons, and every week seems to bring another media report about a new breast cancer study. But there’s […]

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What Breast Cancer Can’t Take Away {Being Proactive About Your Health}

Disclosure :: Our breast cancer awareness series is sponsored by Touro Infirmary. I was robbed of my best friend. Denied many classic mother/daughter milestones. Forced to grow up way too fast. When my mom, Eve, was diagnosed with breast cancer, I was in the middle of 8th grade. She died at the end of 10th […]

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Top 5 Breast Cancer Questions … and Answers from a Breast Surgical Oncologist

Dislcosure :: our Breast Cancer Awareness Series is sponsored by Touro Infirmary. Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women; it is the second most common cause of cancer-related deaths. Even though breast cancer is widely discussed in the media and other forums, there are still many misconceptions about breast cancer risk […]

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My Breast Cancer Journey {A Young Mother and Cancer Survivor Shares Her Story}

Disclosure :: Our breast cancer awareness series is sponsored by Touro Infirmary. The Beginning While sitting at the computer three years ago doing schoolwork, I decided to do a breast self exam. While examining my breast, I discovered a painful lump. I didn’t think it was anything to worry about because I’d had a mammogram earlier […]

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What to Expect at Your First Mammogram

Disclosure :: As you all know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. This week, we are excited to bring you our Moms Supporting Breast Cancer Awareness series sponsored by Touro Infirmary. We will have personal stories from local breast cancer survivors, as well as information from local medical providers about early screening and detection of breast cancer. […]

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