Tag Archives: breast cancer

D Day

Nineteen days ago, today seemed a long way away. I’ve scheduled this post to go out the morning of my op and in a few hours, it will all be done and Dick the Shit will be no more. I … Continue reading

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Maybe if………………….

Every morning I wake up and feel pretty good about life, then the mind starts to think and I wonder…………… maybe if ??? You may recall early in the year I was anxious about some tenderness around my scar tissue … Continue reading

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What happens next?

My surgery isn’t that far away now and Dick The Shit will soon be consigned to the incinerator trash where he belongs.  I’m being injected with a blue dye again so Smurf SWMBO has been resurrected and I shall be … Continue reading

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Meet Dick

Dick is Humphrey’s cousin, and I hate him. I’ve come up with calling him Dick as some men I know called Dick are right tits (which is where he’s hiding) and it’s playing on DCIS, the type of cancer I … Continue reading

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The way I’m feeling right now…………….

ranges from anger, disbelief, shock, fear and confusion. I had my core biopsy results yesterday, and it is not good news. My initial fear has been confirmed and that little bastard Humphrey has left a residue. This is my second … Continue reading

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An unwelcome surprise

You may recall I had my annual mammogram early in September and was told the results would be received in about three weeks. Well, 22 days later I got a letter calling me back. The bottom dropped out of my … Continue reading

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All OK

I had my appointment today, and it was a round trip of 370 miles. Both of us are shattered having got up at 5.30, and on the road before 7. I actually saw one of the other consultant surgeons as … Continue reading

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Worries and concerns

I have finally managed to get an appointment at the Breast Clinic, though not with my consultant as she is away for a further two months. Originally my appointment was 6th February, then this was postponed until the 20th. As … Continue reading

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness month

It is hard to believe that two years ago come the 31st I had surgery to remove a small lump that Hubby and I referred to as Humphrey. I was extremely lucky and they got it all as Humphrey had … Continue reading

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September 2016

As the month goes into double figures, it comes to mind that it is almost a year ago that Humphrey made his unwelcome presence known in our lives. Everything was a mixture of waiting and rollercoaster rides for the following … Continue reading

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