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Reply: future is closer than you think
What a great overview to newbies by one who has been there/done that! Best advice of all? "Enjoy...More
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Reply: What Will Happen Next If Positive For Cancer?
I am so sorry to hear all that you have been thru...The exams and tests can sometimes really prove difficult,...More
Just when the caterpillar thought her world was over, she became a butterfly! Don't give up five minutes before the miracle!!
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Reply: Burning Pain under left arm
Thanks for keeping us updated! Hope all your holidays are wonderful!! Blessings, RachaelMore
Just when the caterpillar thought her world was over, she became a butterfly! Don't give up five minutes before the miracle!!
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Reply: lump scare
Ask for your mamo to be read right when they do it. Scary scary but some women are lucky and it turns out to...More
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Reply: Breast Abnormality scared
Hoping that the busy holiday season helps you from worrying too much. Please let us know your results and send...More
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Reply: CT for non-breast tumor found a breast abnormality
Deanna, Hope all goes well with your biopsy. The waiting is horrible and staying busy helps. Please let us...More
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Reply: Stage 3c Lobular Breast Cancer
You sound like my diagnosis in July 2015. How are you doing?
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Reply: Breast PAIN
get a mammagram, to be on the safe side.It can be hormonal also. Do you get it around your period? When I...More
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Reply: Abnormal vaginal bleeding while on Arimidex
Thank you for your support. I have discussed it with my doctor. The hormonal tests suggest I am still...More
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Reply: Lump with redness...
They remain with you while you await what we pray is good news!! Blessings RachaelMore
Just when the caterpillar thought her world was over, she became a butterfly! Don't give up five minutes before the miracle!!
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Reply: Help
Sorry for this concern! Sometimes what we imagine is far more scary than reality! Some good things to...More
Just when the caterpillar thought her world was over, she became a butterfly! Don't give up five minutes before the miracle!!
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Reply: Lump and Burning Pain
Thank you so much for replying! This has scared me to so badly. I will go get it checked out in the next...More
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Reply: Questions about TNBC recurrence, treatment effecti...
Attached is a good article describing what the different stages and grading or breast cancers mean: ...More
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Reply: Fear of Getting a Mmmogram
Breathing is imporant and I am doing a lot of it...also,a little tranquilizer is helping! I'm trying to look...More
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Reply: Found a lump and I'm scared to death!
Charbear, Six/eight months of hell is long enough! I am so proud of you for continuing to check yourself and...More
Just when the caterpillar thought her world was over, she became a butterfly! Don't give up five minutes before the miracle!!
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Reply: Scared
In the meantime, plan your diet with some good breast-cancer-fighting foods like olive oil, vegetables and...More
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Reply: Needing big hugs
Thank you both so much! I felt more stressed this time knowing where I had been and don't understand why docs...More
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Reply: post mastectomy depression
Babsie, I am troubled to read of your upcoming surgery...Another battle with cancer is nothing any of us...More
Just when the caterpillar thought her world was over, she became a butterfly! Don't give up five minutes before the miracle!!
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Reply: Help making a decision
The painful sex may be due to the aromatase inhibitor you are on, and not necessarily the hysterectomy. The...More
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Reply: Onco-type DX Test
It is 4 years later and I am doing fine. No long lasting chemo side effects, have energy, and am now working...More
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Reply: Needing a "ride"
Hi, hope everything turned out well with your mammogram! Please give us an update! sending blessings, JennaMore
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Does this sound cancerous?
I have a spot on my breast about an inch from my nipple. It's been there for about a week. It seemed like a...More
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Reply: Breast Cancer in a 9 year old?
Please Mom, get a little sleep tonight...The chances that your daughter has breast cancer are very, very...More
Just when the caterpillar thought her world was over, she became a butterfly! Don't give up five minutes before the miracle!!
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Reply: CONFUSED!!
No chance for a second opinion to reassure you? Most insurances not only cover that but encourage them. ...More
Just when the caterpillar thought her world was over, she became a butterfly! Don't give up five minutes before the miracle!!
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Reply: non-chemo non-radiation treatment (medications dev...
people in vn generally don't have insurance like we do here. She sold her house, fighting for her life. Very sad
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Reply: Architectural Distortion + Microcalcifications - H...
Good luck with your surgery. We will be sending you tons of good thoughts and thank you for keeping us posted!...More
Posted by jenna291
stage 4 breast cancer her 2 pos. est and pro. neg
I was diagnosed in 2012 with stage 2 in left breast. had bilateral mastectomy and reconstruction. followed by...More
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Rogaine
This does not really work well for post-chemo hair.
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