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I Lost My Cankles

My 8th and final chemotherapy was last October 18, 2013, had surgery in November 2013 and completed 25 fractions of radiotherapy treatment January 2014. The first two pictures below show my cankles and chubby feet which was taken November 23, 2013. 117 more words

Those Four Words

I woke up this morning at my usual 4:33am (I am not kidding, this is the time I get up every morning. Thirty three minutes past four. 1,070 more words

Researchers identify breast cancer biomarker that could predict outcomes

According to researchers, the ability to predict cancer prognosis can be critical to management of treatment. For those with a good prognosis, they can be spared aggressive treatment and its side effects. 27 more words


Mundane Monday

Today is the final Bank Holiday of the year and in true British tradition, it’s pissing it down. I’m not mad atcha, though because I can’t do anything anyway, what with having this whacking hole in my right breast! 526 more words

Hello, happily too our conversation returned

Happily too our conversation I return
Interning through open arms
Striding swiftly
Through evils valley
I thank you
Returning to listen
Returning to praise… 81 more words


The Kick that Saved Me

It was the call that forever changed my life.  Walking out the front door at our Houston Office, Ms. Pat had just pulled up to take me and my boss to the airport.  676 more words

There begins my breast cancer fighting journey.

Hello, whoever is reading this blog page.

My name is Angela, I am 23 years old and was diagnosed with StageIII C breast cancer on Aug.4th.2014. 1,500 more words