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Life's a Party

I hope you don’t think that I’m being flippant about having breast cancer. You know, by the fact that I’m writing about upsizing my new boobs, or writing in a style that isn’t too serious. 893 more words


What have you done for me lately?

It’s early Sunday morning, I’m sitting at my Happy Place, which is our balcony at home. I love our view. It’s not a view of the mountains or the sea, it’s an urban view, but it’s our view, so it’s special. 970 more words

Breast Cancer

Circulating Protein Breast Carcinoma Biomarkers

Circulating Protein Breast Carcinoma Biomarkers

Larry H. Bernstein, MD, FCAP, Curator


Circulating Protein Biomarkers a Boon to Breast Cancer Management

Immunoassays Are the Gold Standard for Measuring Soluble Breast-Cancer-Related Proteins… 841 more words


That God Damned Bell

It was immediately apparent to me, just by the look on my oncologist’s face, that ‘remission’ was not a word she would be using this time around. 2,530 more words

Cancer Patient

Friday 16th October 2015

Ouch Ouch Ouch!

Just had my first Zoladex (goserelin) implant injection.  The needle was so FAT! Luckily, the lovely nurse Fiona was amazing and was superfast and efficient.   1,344 more words


The next appointment we have is with an oncologist. Dammit, I now have an oncologist.

The pathology reports came in electronically. (We love technology. That we can view all of my records and test results online is amazing.) Trying to decipher a pathology report without a medical professional is pretty hard. 270 more words

Breast Cancer

Fight or flight

September 16, 2015

Fight or Flight?

I’m in the Fight camp. I am not a runner. If I run, I run toward the car that’s on fire (true story), … 256 more words

Breast Cancer