• Health & Wellness,  My Breast Cancer Journey

    You Are A Breast Cancer Survivor

    Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links. See my Affiliate Disclosure to learn more. In every cancer battle, there are three simple words that every patient longs to hear, “You’re a Breast Cancer Survivor“. Cancer patients go through a wide range of treatments, like chemo, radiation, surgery and hormonal therapies. While these treatments are designed to kill the cancer while also preventing recurrence, it should come as no surprise that being told you’re a survivor is cause for celebration, as it means you survived the battles others did not. Cancer is a Four-Letter Word: Long before my personal Breast Cancer battle, my father’s diagnosis of metastatic Pancreatic Cancer in 2015…

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    Health & Wellness,  My Breast Cancer Journey

    Life As A Breast Cancer Survivor – Adjusting To My New “Normal”

    Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links. See my Affiliate Disclosure to learn more. When I started my Breast Cancer journey, I did it with the ultimate goal of hearing three simple words, you’re a Breast Cancer Survivor. While surviving this disease is a feat in and of itself, no one can truly tell you how difficult the journey will be to identifying and adjusting to what will be your “new normal.” I Was In Denial: Although all the signs pointed to cancer, I was adamant until the very end that everyone had to be wrong, and it could not be possible that the lump in my breast could be…

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    The Chemo Rash – The Unexpected Side Effect Of Treatment

    Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links. See my Affiliate Disclosure to learn more. Of all the side effects that cancer treatment brings with it, the chemo rash is something that most have likely never even heard of. It’s Just Acne, Right? Not long after my first round of cancer treatment with Herceptin, Prejeta, Docetaxel & Carboplatin in September of 2016, did the mother of all side effect start to appear. My face quickly became covered with what appeared to be painful pimples. My first thought was, oh on top of everything else I have a bad case of acne, so I switched to using an acne cleanser every morning,…

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