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Pfizer’s This is Living with Cancer™ Support for Cancer Patients and Caregivers

Thank you Pfizer for sponsoring this post. Join Pfizer’s #InspirationLives initiative by sharing your story with the hashtag on Facebook and Instagram to support and inspire those who have been affected by cancer, and be sure to check out the LivingWith™ mobile app available via iTunes and Google Play! Young Breast Cancer Survivor Diagnosed at…

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Peripheral Neuropathy after Chemotherapy – Supplements Suggestions for Bone Pain after Chemo

Chemotherapy has many side effects, some of which can be long-term or even permanent.  I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2009 (read about my breast cancer here).  Even though I finished my treatment about 3 1/2 years ago I still have lingering joint and muscle pain after chemotherapy.  One of the most bothersome effects…

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Breast Cancer Survivors Model Bras in Runway Event in 2011 – Art Bra Austin

The Breast Cancer Resource Center (BCRC) serves women with breast cancer, their families, spouses, partners, and friends. In order to help women of all ages, stages, and types of breast cancer, each year the BCRC has an Art Bra event in Austin, Texas where breast cancer survivors model bras for charity. Breast Cancer Survivors Model Bras in…

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Half Marathon!

So, as most of you know, a year ago I going through chemo for breast cancer. I have been working really hard the last few months to be healthy and get in shape. Today, was a big accomplishment for me. I ran the Rock and Roll San Antonio Half Marathon. I ran the whole time…

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Breast Cancer Update – Done with Chemo & Appointment with the Oncologist

Today, I met with my oncologist and also had my after chemo blood test. I feel like a huge weight has been lifted off my shoulders. I’m officially done with chemo. What happens when you are done with chemo? The doctor seemed really positive about everything. The blood test results were good. I’m still slightly…