• Cancer Scan Anxiety
    Health & Wellness,  My Breast Cancer Journey

    Cancer Scan Anxiety – Do I Really Want to Know?

    Cancer scans are a standard part of the cancer journey. Tests done to determine the cancers location and whether or not it has spread to other areas of the body. Prior to my first cancer diagnosis, I had never been in an MRI or PET scan machine, and somewhere along the way I had developed a somewhat irrational fear of the MRI machine. Maybe it’s the loud noises the machine makes, or the fact that your body is slid into a tube. I’ve never been one to identify as claustrophobic, but just the mear thought of these machines made me want to run screaming in the other direction. I know…

Copyrighted! Don`t copy text!