Category Archives: wound

Radiotherapy: Over half Way

Amazing. I have passed the halfway mark with 9 out of 15 sessions today. I have not had any problems yet although my skin is a bit tickly and my wound line has swollen up. I think this is more … Continue reading

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Cancer Update: changes esp the hair

So since the beginning I knew I would lose a breast, have a scar, wear a prosthetic breast and have a wig because I would lose my hair. On the whole I have been accepting of all of this and … Continue reading

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Cancer Update – post op after lymph node clearance

A big update and more to come later today. So here I am at 2 am unable to sleep with lots of thoughts and feelings which I hope to nail down a bit. It is nine days since the lymph … Continue reading

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Cancer update – busy but tired

This last week had been a roller coaster of visits and visiting. I have been out to eat several times, met people for coffee. It is the life I would like to lead (without getting fat) should I ever give … Continue reading

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Cancer update: Sticky wound, seroma and a return to the social life.

So since I last wrote a lot has happened. I am over my anger over the lack of information and getting on with life. Walking, going out with friends and doing the allotment and obligatory housework. After the weekend my … Continue reading

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Post Op report – Part One

Well it is 12 days since my op and I thought I should post an update. The op went well and I got home after an overnight stay with one drain. I had done a fair amount of preparations before … Continue reading

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