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There is a lack of education about the benefits of physical activity for breast cancer patients and survivors and little access to safe and effective fitness instruction. Health and fitness protocol are currently not part of most breast cancer treatment and survivorship plans. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/barbellsforboobs/support

There is a lack of education about the benefits of physical activity for breast cancer patients and survivors and little access to safe and effective fitness instruction. Health and fitness protocol are currently not part of most breast cancer treatment and survivorship plans. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/barbellsforboobs/support
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There is a lack of education about the benefits of physical activity for breast cancer patients and survivors and little access to safe and effective fitness instruction. Health and fitness protocol are currently not part of most breast cancer treatment and survivorship plans. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/barbellsforboobs/support

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Episodes

Kim, Stage 1

11/15/2019
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Kim is a mother of two awesome adults, an educator & Level 5 Master of CrossFit. In 2009 Kim was diagnosed with breast cancer after being misdiagnosed. Hailing from the great state of Wisconsin, Kim shares her breast cancer story, her journey in CrossFit and how she will continue to raise awareness for breast cancer. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/barbellsforboobs/support

Duration:01:14:25

Alison, Stage 1

10/31/2019
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ALISON, STAGE 1 In this episode of Behind the Bra, Zionna talks to Alison for our first ever remote podcast. Alison lives in McCook, NE and she shares life before breast cancer, treatment and her involvement in our Dx to Rx program. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/barbellsforboobs/support

Duration:00:45:55

Deanna, Stage 1

10/26/2019
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Deanna, diagnosed at Stage 1 (5 year survivor) and mother to twin daughters Violet and Annabelle (age 9). Deanna has been a recipient of the Dx to Rx scholarship program and training through her treatment, post diagnosis at The Los Al Gym with her coaches. On this episode, Deanna talks with Z about how she found and became apart of Barbells for Boobs. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/barbellsforboobs/support

Duration:00:37:56

Philecia, Stage 4

10/21/2019
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Candlemaker & Full-time Breast Cancer Thrivor. Part 1: @philecia shares her days modeling, wearing black, riding motorcycles and doing CrossFit before being diagnosed with Stage 4 breast cancer. Learn how her diagnosis finally came about at the age of 30 and the immediate treatment post detection. https://www.fightforphilecia.com/ --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/barbellsforboobs/support

Duration:00:35:10

Melissa, Stage 0 DCIS

10/12/2019
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Watch your caboose! Zionna sits down with survivor, freight train engineer and owner of some glow boobs. Plans got derailed but they kept chugging along sharing Melissa's incredible story being diagnosed with breast cancer and her treatment. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/barbellsforboobs/support

Duration:00:58:29

Bora, Stage 1

9/29/2019
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Bold Bora. Initially meeting Bora at the RAD Collective and hearing her story, she has become a shining light in the Barbells for Boobs survivor group. After multiple surgeries and a cancer diagnosis, Bora has had to refocus her role, purpose and identity. She knows God has a plan for her through all these health trials, but she is committed to taking things one day at a time. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/barbellsforboobs/support

Duration:01:08:53

Christina, Stage 0 DCIS

9/26/2019
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Z sits down and talks with the Board Chair of Barbells for Boobs, Christina Ballard. Christina shares her diagnosis of breast cancer at the age of 47 and her involved with the organization. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/barbellsforboobs/support

Duration:00:38:56

Cecy, Stage 0 DCIS

9/24/2019
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In 2009, Z’s world was changed. Her best friend, Cecy, was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 26. Although she had insurance and a referral from her physician, Cecy was initially denied breast screening services by medical professionals and was recommended for “mammography at age 40”. Not satisfied, Cecy advocated for her health. Due to her persistence, she discovered that she was living with breast cancer. In this episode, Z and Cecy discuss their origin as friends, family and some...

Duration:01:03:00

Prelude

9/22/2019
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Welcome to Behind the Bra. Zionna Hanson discusses past, present and future of the organization and Behind the Bra. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/barbellsforboobs/support

Duration:00:27:57