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Today, October 13th is Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day.
Following my diagnosis with Metastatic Breast Cancer (MBC) in July, I’ve spent quite a bit of time online looking for more for information about MBC and, also, for support groups for those living with MBC. 739 more words
There are a lot of articles about what not to say to cancer patients. For the most part I’ve heard everything I’ve come across. There are good explanations as to why not to say these things, and below is my hand at telling everyone what I actually hear when certain remarks are made. 764 more words
According to a newly published article in the journal Scientific Reports, men who lose normal expression of a protein known as interleukin-33 or IL-33 are at higher risk for recurrence of their prostate cancer within 5 years than men who do not lose the expression of this biomarker. 448 more words
SO, after not having made a post for a while, I’m afraid that this is going to be another one of “those” posts …
Last week, after completing two cycles of chemotherapy, I had a PET CT scan to check how the cancer was reacting to the treatment. 423 more words