Sara Tenenbein’s mother was diagnosed with breast cancer at age 37. That alone was a red flag for Tenenbein, a writer and blogger. After discovering that she carries an inherited mutation of the BRCA1 gene, which is linked to increased risk of ovarian and breast cancers, Tenenbein opted for a double mastectomy and breast reconstruction in order to reduce her breast cancer risk. She also revamped her lifestyle to support ongoing health and wellness.
From Forest Park to the Saint Louis Galleria, past Town & Country Crossing and beyond, Clayton Road can take you all over the area. Peppered with stores, the strip between South McKnight Road and Highway 40 is particularly notable.
In celebration of the 10th anniversary of its musical theatre program, COCA this weekend is presenting Ragtime The Musical. The production features a cast of 50 and includes COCA alumni and students from 17 area high schools like Max Fiorello.
Isaac Mizrahi has claimed his spot as a household name—and like any figure so well-known, his endeavors continue to expand. His latest project? 'The Magic Flute' with Opera Theatre of Saint Louis. Elegant Living takes you behind the scenes.
Read the stories of civic duty and dedication behind this year's Women of Achievement honorees: Virginia Braxs, Ida Early, Dr. Eva Frazer, Teri Griege, Phyllis Langsdorf, Diane Levine, DiAnne Mueller, JoAnn Shaw, Linda Sher and Pat Whitaker.
Researchers have spent decades trying to unravel cancer’s causes. While the search has yielded as many questions as answers, the role of nutrition is one area that scientists are considering in light of newer data.
There’s no question LN readers are in-the-know, so who better to ask about the things that make St. Louis stand out and stand proud? Here, we present the very best, as selected by our readers, in the 2014 Ladue News Platinum List!
Executive Leadership Team of the Go Red For Women Campaign
Ellen Soule, Jasmine Huda
Jennifer and Dr. Phil Kerr, Linda Dailey
Betty Mitchem, Jill Sheffield
Isabel McKean, Jennifer McKean, Luke McKean
Jamie Bunn, Lisa Erlinger, Jill Sauer, Michele Hoeft, Susan Burch
Cheri Combs, Penny Pennington
Tracy Brazelton, Vicki Pholman
Barbara Archer, Cathy Dunkin
Jennifer Ehlen, Wendy Henry, Natalea Simmons, Karla Bakersmith, Carmen Jacob
Jasmine Huda, Dr. Kim Perry
Jennifer Jaeger, Kevin Harker
Kim Thompson, Lee Thompson, Sarah Tigges, Shelley Perulfi, Beth Rumack
Heather Zajarias, Ellen Abramson, Cookie Epstein
Christy Roberts, Sara Simonin, Megan Henschen, Katie Wall
Laura McBride, Laurie Schwarze, Jane Hull, Liz Basler
Lynn Bukovic, Jeane Hull