Tuesday, September 09, 2008      3 comments

I found out in Jan. that I had breast cancer. In Feb. had a lumpectomy done but they couldn't get it all out, so I had a mastectomy with reconstruction done on April 1st. Still having some proceducers done now. I'm walking the Making Strides Aga... Read more
Saturday, April 05, 2008      10 comments

Told everything went fine. Had the tummy tuck to ebuild the right breast. The plastic surgeon did say that the inside stitche on the right side gave so I'll need a lift on that side to fix it. Met with her on tuesday and then the brastsurgeon on... Read more
Mastectomy Update
Wednesday, March 19, 2008      12 comments

It's final now and scheduled for Tuesday April 1st. Will be about 8-10 hours to remove and reconstruct, having it all done at the same time, don't want to go back for the reconstruction. Told I'll be off work for about 8 weeks and the weather's... Read more
Friday, February 29, 2008      14 comments

Well saw the surgeon this morning and she said she took out a section that was twice the size that showed on the MRI and it all had cancer in it and is saying I should now have a mastectomy done. My husband right away said NO, I told him I want ... Read more
Wednesday, February 13, 2008      8 comments

It was rescedule for today due to the MRI showin it to be a little bigger and they needed to put in 2 wires instead of 1 for the surgeon to follow. When see got in their she saw it to be even a little bigger then that again and took it out, hope... Read more
Monday, January 14, 2008      7 comments

It's at an early stage and I will need a lumpectomy on 2/11, put it off a little due to already having a ski trip planned and paid for. Was told its DCIS, which is Ductual Carcinoma In Situ.They should be able to remove it, then do 6 weeks of ra... Read more
Breast cancer
Saturday, January 12, 2008      7 comments

Just found out thursday 1/10 at 2:36 by telephone that I have breast cancer. Couldn't do anything but sit there and cry, I was at work and just had to leave couldn't stay there. I keep asking myself why me, I know there'salot of women out ther... Read more