Breast Cancer Question

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How public are you about your cancer diagnosis?

I recently diagnosed and have surgery scheduled for this Friday. Obviously my immediate family (so now extended family) know; my close friends know; and my employees know. But I'm struggling with whether to tell others... Like my regular customers, other friends I don't see often, etc. On the one hand, I hate the pity I see when I tell people. But on the other hand, I want to shout it out on facebook for all women to check themselves because it can happen to anyone.… read more

posted almost 6 years ago
A MyBCTeam Member said:

I have been very vocal about it and the impact on my life. I want others to know what it is like and to make sure they get tested etc. I don't get pity… read more

posted 10 days ago
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