2013 NATIONAL WOMEN SURVIVORS CONVENTION

Last month I was privileged to attend the first meeting of the National Women Survivors Convention along with 1000 attendees.  These women are an extremely enthusiastic crowd who have been in the struggle of their lives for anywhere from a few months to many years. This convention was developed and organized by two extremely powerful women, Karen Shayne and Judy Pearson and many of their friends, colleagues and associates for a first time event.  The conference was held in Nashville at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center. These women are the vanguard of the thousands of women that will be attending this conference in the future. 80% of the women who attended had previously had breast cancer.  Many speakers including Dr. Susan Love gave talks...