Oncologist Appointment: The Start of Hormone Therapy

Mood: Nervous 😕 Today I had an appointment with my oncologist to discuss hormone therapy. This is one of the final steps in my treatment for breast cancer. I will be on medication for 10 years and it will give me a 75% chance of my cancer not returning. Just as I did all summer …

Last Radiation Treatment: **WARNING: GRAPHIC PHOTOS**

Mood: Excited! 😁 Today I had my final radiation treatment! I can’t tell you how relieved I am to finally have all of my treatments over with both chemotherapy and radiation! The last few days of treatment were hard on me. My chest is red and bumpy, but it doesn’t hurt at all so I …

Two Months After Surgery: **WARNING: GRAPHIC SURGERY PHOTOS**

Mood: Curious 😏 My breast reconstruction surgery was two months ago today. My body is still working to either absorb or push out the sutures that are still in and I am still having occasional pain from my nerves re-firing, but I am feeling good overall about the healing process. My body has been working …