Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.


    CYNTHIAHOARD   35,140
SparkPoints
30,000-39,999 SparkPoints
 
 
Cancer Update

Monday, June 27, 2011

I have had my lumpectomy and sentinel node biopsy. My margins were clear and my node was negative. I am waiting for results from an oncotype test to determine if I need chemotherapy. I am obviously hoping I don't. If I don't I will begin Hormone Therapy for 5 years. My life feels like it has been on hold and I have to wait until July 7th for the results of the oncotype test. My broken toe is healing and I got the go ahead to start my walking again. The doctor said I have to go slowly for 3 more weeks. I have walked for 30 minutes three days. I want to get one more day at 30 minutes and 1.3 miles and then I will go to 2.5 miles. I am happy to be walking again, my weight has gone up but my eating has not been the best and obviously I have had no activity for almost a month between the broken toe and surgery. My precious dog was mauled and killed in the midst of all of this. I hope to get a new dog once I know the cancer status. I am going to be volunteering for the local Susan G. Komen affiliate.
SHARE
  Member Comments About This Blog Post:

SWAZY33 6/29/2011 9:02AM

    So glad to hear that it is good news so far and sendng postive (((vibes))) that it will continue!

Report Inappropriate Comment
BRAVEONE92 6/27/2011 9:16PM

    Cynthia, I am glad that your test
results were good. I am hoping that
you will only have to take the anti
hormone therapy. So sorry to hear
about your dear dog, how tragic,
with all these other things going on.
I know that you are happy to be
back to walking again. I love
walking, it is so good for us. Best
Wishes. emoticon

Comment edited on: 6/27/2011 9:17:46 PM

Report Inappropriate Comment
RBP1952 6/27/2011 2:46PM

    Cynthia,
It sounds as if the news so far is good. I am really sorry to hear about your dog. I know how hard that loss can be. You do sound like you are doing your best to take care of yourself. I am glad to hear you are walking. Continue being positive and know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Rita

Report Inappropriate Comment
WILSON425 6/27/2011 12:35PM

    My heart goes out to you. Going through all the cancer stuff and then the loss of your dear dog. What mauled the dog?

Report Inappropriate Comment

Add Your Comment to the Blog Post


Log in to post a comment.
 


Other Entries by CYNTHIAHOARD