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I hope you are doing well.. As what Ive learned that nolvadex is a drug commonly prescribed by doctors to treat...More
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Reply: stomach aches
I had radiation two years ago and experienced stomach aches during and after. My tumor was located nearer the...More
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12yearslater
Neither you nor any of the women that have shared information to help breast cancer survivors like me could...More
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Reply: Police Officer / double mastectomy
I wanted to ask, was wearing the vest a problem for you and if so what were the issues? More
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breast cancer
I have a relative who was diagnosed with Stage 4 breast cancer 4 years ago. Now her scans show it is no...More
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Reply: Mastectomy pain with skin sensitive
Rachel, Thank you for the kind words and advice. I hope to see improvement!! KMore
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Recurrence Worries
Hi. I am new here. 6 years ago I had lumpectomy for ILC and radiation. Tamoxifen for 6 months. I couldn't...More
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Reply: Attention Stage IIIc Survivors!
I was diagnosed with stage 4 BC that has spread to my stomach and bones in 11/14. It is...More
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Reply: Breast Free
I too had a bilateral mastectomy a year ago. I had breast cancer in my other breast 15 years ago and this...More
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Reply: Major scar tissue after double mastectomy
Dear marefade (btw), enujesor (12 moths ago) and others, It has been over a year since I've been on this...More
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Reply: Nausea
Anything that is out of the ordinary should be run past your medical team, However, my guess would be that...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: Nausea
Your doc can give you good nausea meds. Zofran worked great for me and its not too expensive. God bless...More
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12 years later
I am taking chemo pills xeloda, I had to go off of them for a while because my platelets had dropped quite...More
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You are so right. This site was such a blessing when I really needed it. thanks for being there.
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Reply: Strange Craving for Hot Baths and Showers Post Sur...
Although I have not shared your experience, I do know that I love the warmth of a hot shower or bath as it...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: Oncotype Test and Results
Good for you making this decision it the right one for YOU. Don't let other make you rethink your decision....More
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Many Breast Cancer Patients Lack Info on Disease
"Many women with breast cancer lack basic knowledge about their disease, such as their cancer stage and...More
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Reply: 11 Invaluable Lessons I Learned From BC
Thanks Rachael. It is hard to explain to newbees just how awesome this website was, but hopefully will be...More
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Reply: Femara and hair loss
It seems you are suffering from Breast Cancer problem. Tamoxifen is mainly use in Hair BC but it may cause...More
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Failed diep 8yrs after radiation
I had a mastectomy 8 yrs after my original breast cancer and lumpectomy and radiation. This diep flap surgery...More
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Reply: Breast lump
Sorry just seeing this post. By now you must have a diagnosis and hoping it is nothing serious. Did you have a...More
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Can please you explain it in more details, like symptoms and your current condition??
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Reply: breat cancer treatment
Haven't a clue why you included the information on coding but typically after a mass is found through...More
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Reply: future is closer than you think
Hope both of us continue to get good reports. I had a scare 18 months ago...........just scar tissue. Glad to...More
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Reply: Lump
Isn't "Nothing" a lovely word??!! RE: tea and coffee and chocolate, yes, there can be a connection 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: Burning Pain under left arm
Good report! Thanks for the update! Re: the nerves regenerating, a few years back my husband had surgery on...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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Atypical Lobular Hyperplasia
my mom had something movable at her left breast so she went to a doctor he asked mammogram the result was...More
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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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Radiation Burns
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