Tag Archives: breast cancer

A shower, freckles, and the norm

In the shower this morning I realised it’s been six months since my surgery. As I soaped and checked myself it’s as if my chest has always been this way, as the scar is perfectly smooth and there is no … Continue reading

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Fifteen weeks

It’s been fifteen weeks since my mastectomy and all in all things are settling down nicely. The new meds seem to suit which is a relief, though we won’t know if my cholesterol is affected until my diabetes MOT in … Continue reading

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If the boob fits……………

Well, my curiosity was satisfied today as I went for my falsie fitting. The journey was OK…. ish, but parking was a nightmare so Hubby had to drop me off then go and find somewhere to park. The department I … Continue reading

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The past month

It’s exactly a month ago that I had my surgery. A month. It seems hard to believe and for the majority of the day I forget I’ve had it. Progress is good both regarding healing and mobility. I am doing … Continue reading

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Oh Happy Day!

It’s been a long day, up at 5.30 and on the road by 6.15 after breakfast and walking the dog. Three hundred and forty seven miles later and having been drained of about 100ml of liquid, the football is now … Continue reading

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Drain and Dressing

Hurrah!The dressing is off and the drain is out. Not that I shall be flapping like a budgie at the freedom, but oh what a pleasant relief! Everything is so neat and tidy, a qualified seamstress could not have done … Continue reading

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Pampered and loved beyond bounds

I’m in bed now, at 7.30! Instructions are no hoovering, no making tea, no cooking, no walking dog long distance on my own, no lifting, no shopping, and to rest keeping dog out of way of drain, or vice versa. … Continue reading

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