Sharing Your Diagnosis, And Your Decision

Even harder than hearing the words “You have cancer.” from your doctor, is sharing the words “I have cancer.” with your loved ones. Words you never want to hear. Words you never want to say. You have no choice. Until the moment that you share that news, you are a wreck. You feel like as…

Diagnosed? What To Do Immediately!

First, take a deep breath. You have more than a few minutes. In the large percentage of cases, you have time. There are few circumstances where you don’t. There are a few cancers where you have no choice but to undergo surgery and chemotherapy. ¬†Perhaps by the time you’re reading this, you’re long past diagnosis…

Diagnosis Day

This was the first picture I took after finding my lump and going to the doctor. Here, I was preparing for the bone scan. My bone scan showed no metastasis. Yeah! I also had a mammogram (first and last), and an ultrasound. Since then I’ve had a couple of ultrasounds, but the size of the…