Family and friends


  • By tiffy89 · New reply November 17, 2013
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  • My mother has stage four breast cancer, bone cancer, and endometrial cancer. She lives in va and I live in ga. I just talked to her doctor yesterday and he says her life expectancy is about 6 months ...

They just don't get it

  • By gavinsgrandma · New reply October 29, 2013
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  • Hi all, just a quick question, what do you say to family and friends that # 1 They still want you to be normal, or like you were before getting Dx. #2 Family that may want you to commit to doing something ...

family and breast cancer

  • By Deannie58 · New reply June 24, 2013
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  • My mother had breast cancer in her forties and had a mastectomy with chemo.I have been told that i am at risk for it due to her having this along with colon Cancer also.I have had a few scares when lumps ...

Stage 1

  • By Lisa2012 · New reply May 21, 2012
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  • My mom was just diagnosed with stage one breast cancer on tuesday 5/15, it is in two locations (one spot in each breast). I am in California and she is in dad and brother will go with her ...

Invasive ductal breast cancer

  • By Julie2009 · New reply November 11, 2011
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  • My sister has invasive ductal breast cancer and I think there is also lymph node involvement. She totally refuses to do chemo therapy. She is in her mid-fifties and I need to know what alternatives she ...


  • By kkaykos · New reply October 13, 2011
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  • Thank you to those who responded to my letter about my mom and hospice. Unfortunately, my mom passed away this morning. She was and always will be a wonderful person to me and my family. Thank you, again ...


  • By kkaykos · New reply October 12, 2011
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  • My mom was diagnosed with recurring breast cancer in July. The cancer is stage 4 and is also in her lungs. Hospice is involved with her care at the nursing home where she is living. I feel like I have ...

New to group-grieving sister who lost battle 6/11/10

  • By sgudeman · New reply July 16, 2011
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  • Hey friends. My name is stephanie. I am a 32 year old grateful wife and mother of two beautiful toddlers. My sister, my mentor, my best friend, my hero, died on June 11, 2010 from breast cancer. She was ...

Nephew turns 5 tomorrow-his Mommy celebrates in heaven

  • By sgudeman · New reply May 1, 2011
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  • My nephew-sweet Gabe turns 5 tomorrow. His mommy, my sister, has been in heaven for almost a year now. This will be his first birthday without her. I hope he knows how much she loved him and how hard ...

Just want to share my story has stage four since september

  • By jcenny24 · New reply February 9, 2011
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  • I would like to start off by saying I think every single one of you women on here are amazing. I have benefited from all of your experiences in the months since my mother's diagnoses. I am her 20 year ...

Young Survival for young bc survivors

  • By Silverwolf73 · Posted April 13, 2010
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  • Hi! I just wanted to reach out to all of my fellow young breast cancer survivors. (I'm 36 years old, and have been Stage IV since Jan 2008.) I know there are topics that are unique to us (fertility, treatment ...


  • By ckgoduto · New reply August 20, 2009
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  • To all of you out there please say a prayer for a young mother from Illinois who lost her battle with breast cancer last week. Her name was Candice Jaeger. Maybe some of you know her since she was an ...

poss breast cancer diagnosis

  • By meg12col · Posted May 20, 2008
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  • Hi, my family and I just found yesterday that my grandmother might have breast cancer. On Friday, my uncle and dad noticed a hard lump with severe skin swelling on her left breast after bleeding from ...

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