Tag Archives: Breast cancer

Christie Cantara: Honorary Red Sox Bat Girl!


Christie Cantara celebrated Mother’s Day in a big way. She was the honorary bat girl for the Red Sox! Lindsey Laverriere, a friend of Christie’s daughter, entered her in the Major League Baseball 2013 Honorary Bat Girl Contest, which recognizes 30 women who have been affected by breast cancer. The winners were selected by fan votes on HonoraryBatGirl.com along with […]

Healing Breast Cancer: Who’s on Your Team?

When Stephanie Freedman was diagnosed with breast cancer two years ago, her treatment included a bilateral mastectomy, four months of chemotherapy, and eight weeks of radiation therapy. To complement her treatment plan, she saw a naturopath, who helped her tweak her diet and prescribed supplements to ease some of the expected side effects of chemotherapy. […]