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How did i get here- i never could have comprehended what this breast cancer path for myself-my healthy, active, vibrant self would be, but here i am and here i. Sharing my breast cancer journey my name is julie i am a 41 year old single mom of an amazing high school freshman son i work as a registered nurse in a neonatal intensive care unit and absolutely love my job caring for the tiniest and most vulnerable patients and their families i turned 40 in march.
A sudden departure breast cancer is a life changing event one you cannot anticipate or plan for and one in which you have no choice how we deal with living with it differs from one person to another—this is my personal story my journey began in 1991 when i was an apparently healthy mother with two children, just living. If you have been recently diagnosed with early breast cancer, your my journey kit can help you it's a free information pack that can help you work through the shock of diagnosis and help you make decisions on your treatment and care the my journey kit is also a terrific resource to share with your family and friends. Fighting breast cancer is a journey and we'll be with you every step of the way our treatment program and team are here to give you hope. A breast cancer patient's journey: from diagnosis to survivorship joanne anderson bsn,rn,ocn sharon cosgrove bba,rn,ocn sparrow cancer center all slides in this presentation are the property of the presenter please do not duplicate slides without the written permission of the presenter.
Follow alycia morris on her journey with stage iii metastatic breast cancer and her decision to have a full mastectomy. A breast cancer journey: a personal story from a cancer survivor and her daughter receiving a diagnosis of cancer can be difficult, upsetting, and often seems unreal we know you will have many questions and concerns what should you expect after your diagnosis what are the next steps how will your family and.
A sudden departure breast cancer is a life changing event one you cannot anticipate or plan for and one in which you have no choice how we deal with living with it differs from one person to another—this is my personal story my journey began in 1991 when i was an apparently healthy mother with two. After 15 amazing years as the atlanta 2-day walk for breast cancer, we are proud to announce that henceforth, we will be known as the georgia 2-day walk for breast cancer while we may walk in atlanta, the money raised by the 2-day goes to breast health and breast cancer programs throughout the state our new. Joan lunden -- co-host of good morning america for nearly two decades and a long-time health advocate -- is now also a breast cancer survivor.
Breast cancer can interrupt a life and demand that we pay more attention to the way we live in this lyrical and inviting account, patricia greer explores associations and images that surround her experience of the disease as a jungian analyst, she works with metaphors and meanings related to the illness and uses her. October is breast cancer awareness month and so it seems fitting that today i share this story today's my journey with interview is very close to my heart as it's bravely shared by kim, one of my very best friends who i've known and loved for over 20 years (since high school) i was diagnosed with breast. The american cancer society has updated its book for women with breast cancer to help them live better through every stage of the disease breast cancer journey: the essential guide to treatment and recovery is now in its third edition it includes the latest advances in treatment, current guidance for.