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Breast Cancer Awareness : My Summary

If you haven’t heard Bomshel – Fight Like A Girl here it is, one of my favorites!

So 2015 has been a whirlwind of emotions, appointments and surgeries but I am very thankful for everything that I have been able to go through this while keeping a positive attitude.   1,362 more words

Breast Cancer

The Pain and Agony

Oh, the pain and the agony. Back at the dentist after a fifteen year absence. He is prying at my teeth with a sharp metal hook. 84 more words

Real Life

3 Days Post Mastectomy

So it has been 3 days since I underwent my nipple sparring skin sparring prophylactic double mastectomy and I will have to say I am doing very good with it all.   600 more words

Breast Cancer

scars of life, knives that heal

there is that, …this thing
seeking exclusively to entertain
vulgar upheavals
gagging speaker
and listener
fit only for superficial profit
that of no end… 78 more words


Beware of Organ Removal for "Cancer Prevention": Jolie's Precautionary Tale

From GreenMedInfo, by Sayer Ji, Mar 2015

Angelina Jolie has just announced she has removed her ovaries and fallopian tubes to “prevent cancer,” following her decision last year to remove her breasts for the same reason. 1,223 more words


The Treatment Begins

I wasn’t expecting that my CD4 count was already that low. CD4 cells are basically white blood cells that fight off infections. These are the cells that the virus targets and destroys. 848 more words