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My Breast Cancer Story: Pain, Pain, and Oh…Pain

There is so much pain that nobody tells you about, but you are not alone in this. The pain is real, but God is holding you.

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My Breast Cancer Story: Which Doctor: Oncologist or PCP

Now that I have more than one "regular" doctor, I never know who to call. Anyone else? I know I can't be the only one...

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My Breast Cancer Story: Living Life, Waiting for Surgery

Reconstruction surgery behind me, I was not expecting the emotional toll it would take on me. However, I just have to take things one day at a time.

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My Breast Cancer Story: Reconstruction Time

March 2020 was when the first of my reconstruction surgeries was supposed to happen. However, since I was on chemo through January, they were already scheduling for August. I was so disappointed and yes, I cried again. It felt like I had been waiting forever and the disappointment was quite upsetting. I was going to… Continue reading My Breast Cancer Story: Reconstruction Time

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My Breast Cancer Story: You Still Have Active Cancer… Here are Chemo Pills

As I mentioned previously, I was told that active cancer was still in both my breast and my lymph nodes at the time of surgery. My oncologist advised me to go on oral chemo (yay more pills...) for another six months at that time. I was so tired of being tired...of having stomach pain, having… Continue reading My Breast Cancer Story: You Still Have Active Cancer… Here are Chemo Pills