After My Mastectomy: Sharing What I Learned

BRCA Test and My Mastectomy: What I Learned

After a bilateral mastectomy, Sheryl Rose reflects and shares what she learned about BRCA testing, surgery, and recovery.

Yoga Moves That Help With Breast Cancer Recovery....

5 Yoga Moves That Help With Breast Cancer Recovery

Gentle exercise after breast cancer surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation is key to a successful recovery and can provide a sense of normalcy for many women.

Be Prepared - 22 Things to Bring to Chemo from WhatNext.com

Your first chemo treatment is coming up and you’re not sure what to expect. Here is a quick list of things other WhatNexters have brought to their first chemo that has made them super prepared.

Higher Stage of Disease Is Associated With Bilateral Mastectomy Among Patients With Breast Cancer: A Population-Based Survey.  - PubMed - NCBI

Higher Stage of Disease Is Associated With Bilateral Mastectomy Among Patients With Breast Cancer: A Population-Based Survey.

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Pocketed Plunge Wirefree Bra

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The grief men face when their wives undergo mastectomies

The grief men face when their wives undergo mastectomies

When I meet supportive husbands, boyfriends, and lovers of women who must have mastectomies, I wish I could tell them their profound grief hasn't gone unnoticed.

The doctors’ primary concerns when you wake up in recovery are your levels of pain and nausea. I wasn’t nauseous and had a mild soreness in my chest. I had a makeshift padded bra on and 4 drains coming out of my chest area, 2 on each side. I...

My Recovery From Bilateral Mastectomy

The doctors’ primary concerns when you wake up in recovery are your levels of pain and nausea. I wasn’t nauseous and had a mild soreness in my chest. I had a makeshift padded bra on and 4 drains coming out of my chest area, 2 on each side.

A list of Mastectomy Must Haves to Prepare for Surgery REBLOGGED by popular demand! Enjoy | chemobrainandmore

A list of Mastectomy Must Haves to Prepare for Surgery REBLOGGED by popular demand! Enjoy

A list of Mastectomy Must Haves to Prepare for Surgery REBLOGGED by popular demand! Enjoy | chemobrainandmore

Great check list for a double mastectomy to get your ready and get you as comfortable as possible post-op

Mastectomy Must-Haves, that is. I should probably be ashamed (but I’m not) to admit how many of these lists I perused in the weeks and months leading up to my surgery.

Advice on taking care of masectomy patient (for later) oh wow this is a really bad flash back! Good luck to you all going through this post surgery crap! You will do great I am sure!

The RAW TRUTH ABOUT A MASTECTOMY!Advice on taking care of masectomy patient (for later) oh wow this is a really bad flash back! Good luck to you all going through this post surgery crap! You will do great I am sure!

Eleven-month update after bilateral mastectomy and TRAM Flap reconstruction

Eleven-month update after bilateral mastectomy and TRAM Flap reconstruction

It's been nearly 11 months since I had my prophylactic bilateral mastectomy and TRAM Flap reconstruction and I'm finally getting another update about my health and the effects of my surgery.

12 Things I Wish I'd Known Before Getting a Double Mastectomy

12 Things I Wish I'd Known Before Getting a Double Mastectomy

After my bilateral mastectomy, 4 drains were installed, 2 on each side.  They don't hurt but they are a pain in the butt.  Click to read more...

After my bilateral mastectomy, 4 drains were installed, 2 on each side. They don't hurt but they are a pain in the butt. The hospital sent me home with a spreadsheet to keep track of the amount of.

Breast cancer patients with bilateral mastectomy don’t have better survival rates - http://scienceblog.com/74185/breast-cancer-patients-bilateral-mastectomy-dont-better-survival-rates/

Breast cancer patients with bilateral mastectomy don’t have better survival rates - http://scienceblog.com/74185/breast-cancer-patients-bilateral-mastectomy-dont-better-survival-rates/

How to prepare for a MASTECTOMY. What you will need before surgery, and tips for how to heal the most comfortably after. All Items handmade by a breast cancer survivor! pink pepper co

How to prepare for a MASTECTOMY. What you will need before surgery, and tips for how to heal the most comfortably after. All Items handmade by a breast cancer survivor! pink pepper co

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