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Day 21

Good news! The suspicious lesion is benign. I am relieved beyond belief and celebrating with another sober day.

Sober Days

The Breast Battle

I’m only 20 years old. I’ve started exercising more, and sometimes I still eat junk food. I’m a junior in college who stresses too much and probably doesn’t have enough fun. 1,117 more words


Surgery to Remove My Radial Scar

Back in October I was diagnosed with a radial scar after a mammogram revealed a suspicious shadowy area. A biopsy showed that I had a radial scar and even though it’s considered benign, about 10% of cases do go on to become cancerous so I went with the recommendation to have it removed. 598 more words

Nature And Science

When someone you love has cancer

Before my mom, my family had one very brief contact with cancer.  The day we learned my aunt had cancer was also the day that she died, so I suppose we didn’t really have to deal with cancer as much as her death. 406 more words

Day 2 Recovery -Nov.21.2015

November 21, 2015 Saturday  

Yesterday 11/21 I was pretty much taking my time doing stuff. I did noticed that I was not able to get down or else it was very painful. 190 more words


The Problem with Awareness - Annie's Story

I talked to a friend of mine tonight. She had found a lump in her breast back in May, about the size of a marble. 416 more words