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Category Archives: Flat Advocacy
Providers: Here’s How You Can Help
If you’re a surgical professional interested in getting more involved in flat advocacy and wanting to support patients going flat, here are eight ways you can help today!
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NPOAS Welcomes New Board Member Mimi Frazier of Linkage Beauty Movement
Meet our newest Board member at Not Putting on a Shirt, Mimi Frazier of Linkage Beauty Movement LLC! Mimi has been a brilliant breast cancer and flat advocate since 2019, and was the winner of the Flat Retreat Flat Visibility Award this year in Chicago. The work Mimi has done and continues do to upliftContinue reading “NPOAS Welcomes New Board Member Mimi Frazier of Linkage Beauty Movement”
Stand Tall: AFC Campaign UPDATE!
The 2022 Stand Tall: AFC visibility campaign has been a smashing success so far this October! STAFC Teams have touched the hearts of so many across the globe, and the walks have garnered lots of media attention. We even have a big rig truck branded with the STAFC banner graphic and Dr. Sage! STAFC inContinue reading “Stand Tall: AFC Campaign UPDATE!”
“When Boobs Go Bad” Article on Medium
“When Boobs Go Bad: A Welcome to Breast Cancer Awareness Month,” is a fantastic article co-authored by Sara Nash of FLATworks Press & Christy Avila, founder of International FLAT Day and Fierce Flat Forward and NPOAS VP.
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”
“My surgical practice: Presenting aesthetic flat closure as an equal option to mastectomy with reconstruction”
Drs. Angelena Crown and Claire Buchanan of Swedish Hospital in Seattle, WA, wrote a great, groundbreaking editorial on presenting aesthetic flat closure as an equal option to mastectomy with reconstruction! Including technical considerations to optimize cosmesis (aesthetics). “They say you will always learn more from your patients than you ever will from a textbook orContinue reading ““My surgical practice: Presenting aesthetic flat closure as an equal option to mastectomy with reconstruction””
Coastal Mermaids’ Calendar Fundraiser for Flat Advocacy
We are honored and excited to announce that Australia’s Coastal Mermaids is putting together a FLAT Mermaid Calendar as a fundraiser for NPOAS! The calendar will exclusively feature flat women to bring awareness to FLAT in beautiful ways.
Pioneers in Flat Advocacy: Samantha Paige (Last Cut Project)
A blog series designed to highlight and amplify the voices of the flat advocates who blazed the trail and laid the foundation for those that followed.