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11 things you want to know about chemo

Although I don’t Master in Chemo for another three weeks*, I think I at least qualify for a bachelor degree. As a true scientist I will here present a list of findings that could be useful to someone going into chemo; things I wished I would have known. 688 more words

Reconstruction 

I have started thinking more about reconstruction. I was originally told that I would need an L flap reconstruction which is a piece of skin taken from the back to replace the breast. 332 more words

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Social Media 

I find it hard to avoid Facebook and the forums have good supportive messages within them, who else can know how you feel but the ladies going through it all too? 685 more words

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Bike on track

I had started writing a piece yesterday, it was rather depressing I guess, on how difficult things are getting and so on and so forth and yada yada. 985 more words

20. How and why I am changing myself!

I barely recognise myself. Sometimes I catch a glimpse in the mirror and I see an unfamiliar sight staring back at me. I catch a look at my bald head and my skinny alien like body and I think, woah, I have cancer! 1,309 more words

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Summer

We all get asked the same questions over and over: ‘How is your summer?’, ‘Are you traveling this summer?’, ‘Any exciting plans for the summer?’. 420 more words

(S)he's got the look

My physical appearance has changed significally within the last couple of months and instead of taking it as a bad thing, I choose to see it as an opportunity. 878 more words