Helen Helen Hackett was a busy woman. Mother to 3 and a half-year-old twins, a 19 month old toddler and a husband with a thriving and time-consuming real estate business. When she discovered a lump in her right breast she was told it was a result of breast-feeding. The diagnosis was a relief because she didn’t have time to worry about being sick. But the lump grew. By the time Helen was accurately diagnosed, cancer had spread throughout her body, invading her lymph nodes and eventually vital organs. Her busy life became a... more
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Colleen Douglas lives in Brisbane and is a wife and full-time mother of three children aged 3, 5 and 7. In a previous life she was a journalist with Channel 7 based in Brisbane and Canberra. Now she juggles family life, struggles to keep up with her running friends and spends way too long drooling over food and home magazines.