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Not all illnesses are visible

Not all illnesses are visible . While I love looking and feeling healthy, the reality is that I still have terminal breast cancer; I am still in treatment; and I could go from healthy to needing chemo or surgery or

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1st Glitch in 28 months

This week, I had my 1st glitch in the 28 months I have been getting treatment. Monday morning I overslept and felt dizzy and weak when I got out of bed. Fortunately, I had scheduled my 1st appointment with my

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2nd Cancerversary

Today is my 2nd Cancerversary. It was hard deciding which date to celebrate such an important milestone. Many choose the date of diagnosis, but my cancer had been growing long before that date. To me, the most important date was

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Dance Against Cancer Benefit

                      Last night I was invited to the Dance Against Cancer benefit performance. It was a very inspirational night of world class showstopping performances to help raise awareness and funds to help

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Scan Results

Got my scan results. The good news is there are no new lesions. The bad news is that the cancer is still active in my sternum and L1 vertebrae. While I am disappointed about the activity, I am grateful that

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Scanxiety

Please send positive energy and prayers my way tomorrow morning. I have my PET-CT scan to monitor how much cancer is in my body. I am hoping there will be no progression only stability.

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1st Cancerversary!!!!

Today is my 1st Cancerversary. It was tough deciding which date to celebrate such an important milestone. Many choose the date of diagnosis, but my cancer had been growing long before that date. To me, the most important date was

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National Cancer Survivors Day.

Today is National Cancer Survivors Day. A year ago today, I did not know that cancer was growing inside me and that it had already spread to my sternum, pelvis, and spine. I would learn this about 2 weeks later.

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What’s In Your Treatment Bag????

Going to chemo treatments was an all-day affair for me and I always brought a large bag filled with items to keep me entertained, comfy and warm. Because I have incurable metastatic breast cancer, I must continue receiving targeted therapy

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Sixth and Final Chemo

Today is my sixth and final chemo treatment!!!! I have finished the first milestone in my Cancer journey. I will still be receiving Herceptin every three weeks for the rest of my life or until there is a cure.

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