Almost 2 weeks after my bilateral lumpectomy the surgeon FINALLY called me. The left side that had hinkey looking cysts/tissue was not cancerous but definitely needed to come out. She said it was more lobular than ductal. The right side, the breast that betrayed me from the beginning had 2 tumors. One just under the … Continue reading Pathology Report and Decisions
I've been having a relationship with NED for the past 16 months. Things were good. Real good. Good enough that one of my Dr's suggested I take a break from the Aromatase Inhibitor to see if the side effects subside AND instead of monthly Xgeva injections they would be every 6 months. Things were very … Continue reading The Game Changer
The last month has been very frustrating. It started out with me doing something to my side/rib area while making my bed. I felt a 'snap' and it immediately brought me to my knees. I honestly didn't know if it was a pulled muscle or worse. I had plans to have lunch with my Mom … Continue reading How Loud Do I Need To Get Before Someone Hears Me??
My heart is so heavy right now. Several women I know, that I have corresponded with are having such a rough time and there isn't anything I can do about it. Two are struggling with the treatments they are enduring. They are not able to walk or do simple day to day things we take … Continue reading The Meaning of it All and Other Questions