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Articles by Madina Tabesh

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What to Expect When You’re Not Expecting Keloids

What exactly are keloids, and should you speak to your Healthcare Provider about them?

Oct. 9, 2021 | by Madina Tabesh

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Shhh…Speaking Out When You’re Expected to Remain Silent

Many reasons may lead to someone not openly sharing their diagnosis, including the fear of 'what will people think' to not wanting to 'burden' others for help. As a result, people may not receive adequate support during diagnosis and treatment.

Oct. 9, 2021 | by Madina Tabesh

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Reframing Cancer, Self-Advocacy and Finding Peace for BIPOC Women with Dr. Omole

Whether it is feelings of sadness, shame, or frustration, sharing the news of a diagnosis can be just as onerous as being diagnosed.  Dr. Omole’s advice? Be at peace with yourself first.

Oct. 9, 2021 | by Madina Tabesh

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Volunteer Highlight: Joan's Twenty-Eight Years of Dedication and Compassion

Volunteers and Team Leaders are arguably the backbone of any organization. This especially holds true for Look Good Feel Better.

Jan. 26, 2021 | by Madina Tabesh

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Motherhood, Cancer, and Finding a Community Through it All

Becoming a parent can be one of the most life-changing times in a person’s life.  This holds true for Ember in more ways than one.

Oct. 8, 2020 | by Madina Tabesh

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Dianne's Key Ingredients for Life: Passion & Purpose

Finding your passion is a life-long journey for many.  But Dianne Gamble found hers more than 35 years ago when she opened her mastectomy store. 

Oct. 8, 2020 | by Madina Tabesh

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Celebrating Our Community: The Universality of WINKing

Shari and Erinn amazing Look Good Feel Better volunteers, but they are also long time Shoppers Drug Mart employees! This unique experience allows Shari and Erinn to understand the importance of #WINKDay.

Aug. 17, 2020 | by Madina Tabesh

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