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No Evidence of Breast Cancer - The Words All Women Would Love to Hear.

Last week, I finally had my appointment with Breast Screen, Aotearoa. First appointment of the day after dropping kids at school therefore had very little time to really worry or think about it that morning until I was on my way there. 504 more words

Hair Loss

FAST MRI: A 3-minute MRI for Breast Cancer Screening

What You Need to Know: An MRI screening protocol for breast cancer that takes just 3 minutes is as good as a regular MRI that takes 21 minutes, and more accurate than digital mammography, 539 more words

Breast Cancer

Pride Goeth Before (and After) a Fall

That’s an ice pack on my knee. That tramp tripped me.  Well, not really. 

Luna, my son’s 7 month old puppy (big-as-a-horse-dog) and I like to run a few miles each morning.  940 more words


Give It To Me Straight, Doc. How Long Do I Have?

“I need you to lift your breast and flop it on to the machine. Now relax while I squish the shit out of your boob and also, please stop breathing until you feel like passing out, while I take the picture. 777 more words

Life Can Be Serious Business.

When Did You Get Your First Mammogram? This is My Story...

In its October 2014 issue, Better Homes & Gardens magazine will run a feature in which seven people responded to the question “When did you get your first mammogram?” 1,389 more words

Breast Implants and Mammograms for cancer detection

You have now had your Breast Augmentation surgery in Phuket, you  have returned home from Thailand and now all the questions start !!

Many of the questions asked by friends and family on your return you will find trivial but there is one that you should know the answer to as Breast Cancer for Women is a very serious and real subject. 817 more words

Breast Surgery

What mammograms teach us about survival statistics

What mammograms teach us about survival statistics

A new kind of mammogram that takes 3D images of breast tissue can detect more cancers than traditional 2D technology, according to a… 1,104 more words

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