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Hi, I'm Eileen
On June 24, 2019, I had a bilateral mastectomy. I am feeling so depressed. I cry all the time. My chemo will start in a few weeks and I'm not sure how I am supposed to get through that. Is ther...
  • Mon Jul 15, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Betti
A contrast MRI is not used as a screening tool for BC. My doctor wouldn't order one for me and I have extremely dense breasts, said only if I had a problem. I did have one after my diagnosis to d...
  • Sat Jul 20, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm julied
I am 45 and was diagnosed with IDC, stage 1, but opted to have a bilateral mastectomy August 2018. It was recommended to start Tamoxifen which I have been doing since October of 2018. I was doing w...
  • Thu Jun 27, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Stephanie R
Hello ladies, I am glad to have come across your post today. I also am feeling scared and alone even though I have family support. I have stage 4 breast cancer and after a year of Hormone Therapy, ...
  • Tue Jul 9, 2019 · Like3
Hi, I'm Betti
I did both, radiation and an AI. In fact my Radiation Oncologist had me stop my AI while doing radiation as the 2 can counteract each other.
  • Tue May 21, 2019 ·
I am of the opinion that the nausea/side effects depend on what chemo drugs you are taking. The metallic based ones cause such a bad taste in your mouth that many foods can taste "spoiled" and that...
  • Sun Apr 28, 2019 ·
Created Apr 13, 2015
Available where books are sold: It isn't what happens to you, it's what you do when it happens. Through the trauma of breast cancer Alicia Garey came out of the writing closet to share her e... more
Updated Dec 3, 2013
Oncolex contains theoretical and practical information on the various forms of cancer, including descriptions of procedures within diagnostics, prognostics, surgery, drugs, radiation and adjuvant t... more
Created Oct 5, 2013
My First Book! Musings: Dealing With Cancer and Other Serious Illnesses A Compilation of Reflections, Insights, and Inspirations by Miriam White Williams Available @
Updated Jan 29, 2012
Our Breast Cancer Yoga includes Restorative Yoga poses, supportive yoga props, aromatherapy, herbal teas, massage oils. All our products have specific benefits for helping women maintain healthy br... more
Updated Aug 8, 2011
Many women find that breast cancer diagnosis and treatment seriously disrupt their sexual lives. First there are the most obvious issues—the physical changes, exhaustion, nausea and pain from treat... more