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Biopsy Basics: Prediction, Prognistics & Pathology

Last week’s post, Biopsy Basics, gives a very broad overview about the why‘s and what‘s about breast tissue biopsies — but because this is such VITAL information (which we believe everyone must know and understand!) we’ll be whittling right down key medical essentials for you. 347 more words

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Chapter 4 : Chemo...yucky yucky Chemo....

August 2010: This is my last chemo cycle. I will continue to get bi- weekly Herceptin infusions for many more months., but no more Taxotere or Carboplatin. 209 more words

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Chapter 3: Chemotherapy...injecting poison into my body

Feb 2010: I come from a long line of health fanatics. Eating healthy, hitting the gym and treating my body as a gift from God comes naturally to me; but here I am, getting ready to inject poison into my veins. 530 more words

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Chapter 2: Hope , hope, hope....the most beautiful word....hope

Let the fight begin….

November 2009. A few days after my diagnosis, my husband rushes to me with his laptop. His eyes are bright with hope, there is a smile on his face, he has found something on the internet. 514 more words

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Chapter 1: The Diagnosis .....

I have crossed the 5 year mark!! There were days when I thought that would not be possible. There were days when I dreaded what the disease would do to me, to my mind and my body. 486 more words

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I am sorry for the lack of posting on here. I keep a CaringBridge page since being diagnosed and I update it every few days. I worry about posting on two blogs at once as this one is pretty anonymous, I’m afraid I might give too many details and somebody would figure out who I am and then the blog would get in to the wrong hands… 100 more words


Where'd you go?

PEEK-A-BOO!  Yep…. that’s pretty much how my days go….

Ok guys! I know… Naughty blogger.  It’s been almost a whole month.  It’s been busy…. and very sleepy (Is it bedtime yet?).   764 more words

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