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Hi, I'm Betti
Do you have a breast cancer navigator? Mine was a wealth of information and if she didn't know the answer she'd find one. My surgeon also asked if she wanted to attend my surgery and knowing she ...
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  • about 9 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm DEBRA J W.
Use the fear to your advantage. Let it remind you to find something about life to savor every day. Maybe its the warmth of the sun, or the smell of your morning coffee. I play a game with myself ...
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  • Mon Jan 24, 2022 · Like18
Hi, I'm Betti
My first bras fastened in the front. I wanted to do sports bras but they wouldn't have been practical as I wasn't supposed to bring my arms above my head for a time.
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  • Fri Jan 21, 2022 ·
Hi, I'm Lisa A T.
It's easier to just go ahead and shave it. In my experience, hair loss with Taxol is significant.
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Hi, I'm Kathryn H.
Remain positive. Level 1 seems an early detection. I hope that all goes well. Please know there is plenty of support, just reach out! Keep taking the best of care of yourself. Eat healthy and hydra...
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  • Sun Jan 2, 2022 ·
Hi, I'm Betti
One of the main reasons I chose no reconstruction was I had just turned 62 and didn't want to undergo any further surgeries. I just add a prosthesis to my bra and no one knows the difference. I'm ...
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  • Thu Dec 23, 2021 · Like1
Hi, I'm Laura E G.
depending on where it was placed and it already hurts a bit you may experience some discomfort for awhile till you and your body adjust to it. Mine seemed tender for a good while. The draws and inf...
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  • Tue Dec 14, 2021 · Like2
Hi, I'm Betti
Has anyone had jaw necrosis from Biophosphate use? I thought after 3+ years of being off of it I may have it but thankfully I don't. The Oral Surgeon told me it's quite painful and would have sho...
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  • Sun Dec 12, 2021 · Like2
Hi, I'm JULIE A A.
Hi, I'm currently one year post chemo / radiation and DMX. Getting ready for surg again, this time doing a skin flap to put in an expander that wouldn't take due to the the burns that radiation l...
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  • Thu Dec 9, 2021 ·
I'm Nara_Pal, and I support someone with cancer
Hi everyone, It's been around a year now since I lost my mom to cancer, and I decided to use what I experienced to help others. For those of us who have experienced it, we all know how diffi...
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  • Wed Nov 24, 2021 · Like1