Breast Cancer Question

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Are you afraid of a recurrence of your cancer?

Are you afraid of a recurrence of your cancer?

I am among the women who was first diagnosed with breast cancer that was Stage 2 with nothing in the sentinel nodes and then 2 1/2 years later found out the breast cancer had spread to bones, liver, lung (Stage 4). The first time I didn't want to know anything about women whose breast cancer had recurred and metastasized. It was too scary. The reality is that many of us (~30%) will have a recurrence.

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A MyBCTeam Member said:

I hate cancer too. I try to be strong for my family but everyday I'm terrified it will come back. My mastectomy was 3 yrs ago then chemo. I still have… read more

posted about 2 months ago
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