Book Launch for “Flat & Happy” This Thursday

Join us for a virtual book launch event this Thursday, June 9th at 8pm ET! >>Join Zoom Meeting<< Topic: Flat & Happy Virtual Book LaunchTime: Jun 9, 2022 08:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us06web.zoom.us/j/87586872177?pwd=WUF6VXR6akhXU0F3bzExbTR3V1NoUT09 Meeting ID: 875 8687 2177Passcode: 160524 Order Your Copy Today! “The weeks leading up to mastectomy surgeryContinue reading “Book Launch for “Flat & Happy” This Thursday”

Update on NPOAS Oncology Nursing Conference Exhibit

NPOAS represented FLAT the last week of April 2022 at the Oncology Nursing Society ‘s 2022 Congress! Huge thanks to lead volunteer Renee Ridgeley (@LessThanTwoBreasts & the voice of Dr. Wendy Sage, the first openly single breasted TV character) for organizing and staffing our exhibit, and to all of our volunteers who staffed the booth. Here’s aContinue reading “Update on NPOAS Oncology Nursing Conference Exhibit”

NEW! Guide Book for Going Flat, on Amazon!

Big news! A new comprehensive guide book on going flat, “Flat and Happy: Mastectomy and Flat Closure – A Personal, Practical Guide,” was just published and is now available for purchase on Amazon.com! Authored by the one and only Katrin van Dam… and do we spy a review from Tig Notaro on the cover?! FullContinue reading “NEW! Guide Book for Going Flat, on Amazon!”

NPOAS at Oncology Nursing Society Conference

NPOAS is representing FLAT this week at the Oncology Nursing Society ‘s 2022 Congress! Huge thanks to lead volunteer Renee Ridgeley (@LessThanTwoBreasts & the voice of Dr. Wendy Sage, the first openly single breasted TV character) for organizing and staffing our exhibit! (Yes, this is the second conference this month!) #iamsage #ONS2022

NY Bill Co-Sponsors Sign On & RALLY!

Great news! NY Bill A8537 – Insurance Coverage for Aesthetic Flat Closure – now has SIX additional sponsors in the Assembly! Assemblywomen Alicia Hyndman, Rebecca A. Seawright, and Judy Griffin, and Assemblymen Peter J. Abbate, John T. McDonald III, and Jeffrion L. Aubry have all signed on as co-sponsors to support the bill. A virtualContinue reading “NY Bill Co-Sponsors Sign On & RALLY!”

Milestones in AFC Advocacy 2020-2021

Thanks to the tireless work of flat advocates and our supporters, and despite a global pandemic, we saw major progress on the flat advocacy front these past two years. And we expect to see even more progress in 2022! While much of our two year strategic plan at NPOAS has been achieved, we aren’t atContinue reading “Milestones in AFC Advocacy 2020-2021”

Fall 2021 AFC in the Media Roundup

May 05, 2021 “People have questioned me for not getting implants but the truth is none of us feel truly normal, accepted, or good enough to escape the judgment of others.” Bethany Elliott Sell Read Bethany’s whole article published at the Daily Mail ! July 20, 2021 “Patricia has had breast cancer four times sinceContinue reading “Fall 2021 AFC in the Media Roundup”