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Like fresh air ~ by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Coming out of the darkness. That oppressive depression is lifting. Feeling lighter and brighter. Like fresh air on a crisp day. Breathing it in deeply. ... Read on »
Scientists Developing Breast Cancer 'Vaccine' by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Scientists at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences hope to begin clinical trials this spring on a vaccine to prevent the recurrence of breast ca ... Read on »
Quiet voice... by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer I bought a magnet yesterday: “Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, "I will try again tomorro ... Read on »
Walked today! by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Walked 2 miles on the tread today. Slowly and carefully. This is a good thing. L Read on »
Fragile & Sore by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer I am doing a bit better emotionally. Steve took me away for the last 3 days. It was a nice relaxing time. I am still so sore and bruised and sore and tired. I ... Read on »
Sore & Tired & Depressed by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer It has been 2 weeks today since the surgery. I had the drains out on the 8th day. Have to wear a sports bra 24/7 minus the shower for a few weeks. ... Read on »
Slow recovery by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Surgery went well. Stayed 3 nights at the hospital. Tired and very sore. This surgery has knocked my socks off! Will post at a later date with more det ... Read on »
Tomorrow - new boobage! by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Anticipatory anxiety has taken hold. If all goes as planned........... Monday 12/8/8 Surgery 11:30. 2 Night stay. Home Weds. Wish me luck! L Read on »
Pre-Op Testing Rant! by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Spent the day in Boston at the hospital and surgeons. Nervous wreck from driving in the city. All I did was answer questions. So I ask........... Why ... Read on »
Back on Tamoxifen by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Chatted with Dr O last week and she talked me back into taking Tamoxifen. Since cancer has not been so "in my face" as of late I have been under the false illusion t ... Read on »
Army of Women ~ Be one! by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer The Love/Avon Army of Women is a revolutionary initiative that will change the face of breast cancer research. The Army of Women is dedicated to representing all w ... Read on »
I am going to be on TV! by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer My daughter submitted a video of us (my daughter, my grandson and myself) on her hammock from a few years ago - quite funny at our/my expense. I state my weight on thi ... Read on »
Pretty in Pink album by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Some wonderful friends got together and made me this fabulous little BC awareness album. You can see the inside pages here. A huge thank you to Christi ... Read on »
Leaky nose by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer I have noticed that since the chemo my sinuses are not the same. When I get up in the morning and several times throughout the day my nose runs. It was a pain in my bu ... Read on »
Granny! by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Surrounded by the ultimate love. Read on »
BC Dog Collars ~ by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer Animal Love Pets is dedicated to helping promote the love of animals and responsible pet ownership through an online portal and unique pet products and designer pet wares of ... Read on »
Coming soon ~~ Cleavage! by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer I met again with the plastic surgeon today so we could do a fitting and some measurements. I feel comfortable with a size C which is my normal size and he thinks there will ... Read on »
"Living Proof" by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer This movie was just on Lifetime and is truly fascinating. About the man who discovered Herceptin. It may air again or be on your cable company's On Demand. For info click ... Read on »
Intent.com by Lesa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Breast Cancer I wrote a little blurb for intent.com here. This is a great site. Empowering & positive. L Read on »