Test your Pinktober I.Q. - Which picture raises your AWARENESS of the disease that has been killing women (and yes, men too) at a rate of 40,000 per year since our grandmothers were being diagnosed?
(Caution: Contains graphic content. Only scroll down if you really want to know what breast cancer looks like unwrapped from the pink trappings.)
Barbie does Breast Cancer, for 6+ years of age.
Indoctrinating a younger audience that breast cancer is Pretty & Pink.
Soon every 6 year old will want to be a member of our
Prepping for the Sentinel Node Biopsy.
First step is to be injected with nuclear matter. Yes it does hurt.
Hard Rock's 2012 edition is a double-necked
blinged out guitar. Last year was single-necked.
Maybe this is for the double-mastectomy crowd?
There is actually a contest for the
most inspirational quote. You too can
have your words pressed against the
scarred bosom of a breast cancer journeyer.
The surgical search for those pesky lymph nodes that
can indiscriminately carry cancer cells throughout a person's body.
|Pinkwashing Retail Awareness. Enough said.|
Yes, this is what a mastectomy scar looks like 2-3 weeks after the surgery. The drainage tubes have been removed. Thank goodness, otherwise this reality would really be scary looking!
Yes, ladies and gentlemen - THIS IS BREAST CANCER!
Not pretty, but maybe a little pinkish.
Awareness for breast cancer? or an ad to save
the local strip joint, "Tatas," from closing down?
Smith & Wesson...and your thought was what?
If breast cancer and its progeny doesn't kill you,
Chemo. It sucks.
No matter what your opinion as to this poison-filled, conventional treatment.
Damn...I like penguins.
Not sure I want one squishing my "boobs", however. Oh, forgot I don't have real "boobs" anymore. How about we just squish the Boob who thought this was clever??
Double mastectomy, approximately
two months after surgery. I don't think Pinkwashing
Retail Awareness is going to help.
Chicken should not be pretty or pink. Even fake chicken.
Chicken should not be pretty or pink, or canned, or sodium filled...
I reiterate, in the event the point is still not apparent. Breast Cancer is NOT pretty and pink!
Actually, this IS a t-shirt I might wear to Trader Joe's
during the weekly shopping trip!
Related PINKTOBER Posts:
Kindly...STOP Waving the Pink Ribbon in My Face - http://boo-bee-trap.blogspot.com/2010/09/dichotomy-of-breast-cancer.html
Awareness Revisited - http://boo-bee-trap.blogspot.com/2011/10/october-is-breast-cancer-awareness.html