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Million Dollar Baby

I died and was brought back to life by my family and medical team. Not sure I can capture that experience in words. Tim Blanket would like me to elaborate more on my delusional state while in a coma. 1,490 more words

Metastatic Breast Cancer

A Big Win For Choice

Today the New York State Assembly Health Committee voted 14 to 11 in favor of the Medical Aid In Dying Act. This historic vote comes less than 2 weeks after the Bill was introduced by Senator Diane Savino and Assembly Woman Amy Paulin. 62 more words

Metastatic Breast Cancer

Patient Advocate Required

Two weeks ago I woke up with a blog post half written. Well, sorta woke up – I dozed my way through most of the night. 660 more words

Breast Cancer

Ode to Jody

This Wednesday, May 18th, so many of us experienced a tremendous loss.  Our beautiful friend, Jody Schoger, gained her wings.  There is so much to say about Jody, about her warmth, compassion, wisdom, eloquence, determination, and strength.  813 more words

Breast Cancer

Happy Birthday! Your Treatment Failed.

It’s the nature of the beast. The way Metastatic disease works. We begin the best treatment option and hope it works for a long time. If you’re lucky, it does. 346 more words

Metastatic Breast Cancer

5 Cancer Research Stories Worth Following - Spring 2016

What’s exciting in cancer research right now? In this post, I’ll review several of the most interesting cancer research stories that have been in the news this spring. 1,066 more words

Research & Clinical Trials

The great divide

As I started to learn more about what metastatic breast cancer was, I noticed it seemed to be divided from all the other stages of breast cancer. 411 more words