I am going on my second year of Anastrozole and I wanna stay on it for the full five years. I can’t remember the last time I slept. The hot flashes are all night long and of course then I’m freezing. Any suggestions?
I had ductile carcinoma in 2017, had lumpectomy and radiation and tamoxifan. In February of 2020, i was diagnosed with dcis in same spot that other cancer was. Lumpectomy is still an option for me, no radiation and taking anastrozole. Anyone have any opinion or advice?
How many of you have canceled or have had your mammogram canceled due to Covid-19? I got a call about proper protocols for mine which is scheduled for Monday. Feeling more anxiety about the virus now, but I also need to get it done.
Having a port put in march 31, never had one before, does your bra strap get in the way? Starting cemo April 9not sure what to expect. Do cooling socks and mittens help durring cemo? Does cooling mouth piece help durring cemo treatments?
I look at the blue dots and would rather see something that I chose.
I am finding it difficult to not be able to hold my two year old and help my husband more with her. Now that doctors had my cancel any visitors for next two weeks because of COVID19...I see my husband getting worn out. I try to do what I can, but he is getting frustrated because sometimes what I do to help causes her to want more things that I can't do and puts more on him. I'm at a loss...
Other than my original mammogram (3D) and the ultrasound performed same day and then the ultrasound for the biopsy procedure my doctors have ordered absolutely no further imaging tests. How normal is this practice? I’m a little freaked out because everyone I know that has been on this journey has had some sort of imaging test. Further concerned because a metasis that was found in the sentinel node of my right breast was almost as big as my tumor, yet it was missed in the mammogram? I had a double… read more
Given some of our heightened awareness of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), has your oncologist or other provider made any suggestions or share precautions for your health?