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My story i never planned on becoming a breast cancer survivor because, like most people, i never planned on having cancer when you're a young woman, breast cancer is the last thing on your mind. Breast cancer is a journey and no matter where you are in that journey, komen can help whether you're newly diagnosed, in treatment, post-treatment or have metastatic breast cancer we provide information, resources and support. Some of the advantages of this type of treatment for breast cancer are that it is breast-saving, is a shorter treatment course, is less likely to cause nausea, and is less likely to damage.
Breast cancer awareness is a cause very close to me and not just because i have had my own encounter with this disease, but because it continues to affect - to devastate - so many women and their loved ones. Join the ongoing conversation with others affected by breast cancer on our message board or submit your own story using the form below need help on what to say consider one of these conversation starters. Our journey to cancer world now seemed like a hobbit tale from long ago that was until last july when i heard my doctor say chris you have metastatic breast cancer it is incurable, but treatable this most recent discovery has turned me into a forever fighter. I am 7 years and 1 month breast cancer free i would not have gotten here without the occasional support of other survivors before methis is, after all, a journey like no other. Share the journey: mind, body and wellness after breast cancer is a clinical study that aims to understand the symptoms after breast cancer treatment,.
Next up on this breast cancer journey is a full hysterectomy that robotic surgery is scheduled for december 16th i wanted to get back to work and start feeling. Sharing my journey as a breast cancer survivor now that i am finished with my cancer treatment, i am experiencing the negative side of keeping cancer to myself i have to tell people, i had cancer last year and didn't tell you. But the day of your last radiation treatment or chemotherapy infusion doesn't mark the end of your journey with breast cancer instead, you're about to embark on another leg of the trip.
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Janie davis needs your help today breast cancer journey - hi friends and family i was diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma stage 2 cancer on january 24th 2018 its an aggressive grade 3 cell that i was diagnosed with at the age of 45 years old. Special reports a patient's journey a patient's journey: support group for prostate cancer patients breast cancer, prostate cancer and other diseases who felt they could help each other. Sue started her first chemo treatment 16 days after we found out that she had cancer she laid in her hospital bed for the start of her first weekly, three-hour chemo treatment that included one bag of chemo, one of herceptin and one of perjeta each bag would drip for one hour each into her port.