Posts in Metathriver
Lourdes

I was diagnosed with stage 2 triple negative breast cancer in September of 2017. I had a lumpectomy, 4 rounds chemo, and 21 sessions of radiation which I finished in March of 2018. In May of 2018 a lymph node was swelling and by June a spot on my skin had started growing.

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Tiffany

My father's journey with prostate cancer started 15 years ago when he was diagnosed at age 54. Since that time, he was also diagnosed with colon cancer and 15 years later, has metastatic prostate cancer to the bones, lungs, liver, and now the bile duct.

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Sherri

I had breast cancer in 2015 and had a double mastectomy. It was 2+ and was taking medicine to block the hormones. Then was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer in my liver, limphord, and my lung. It is a triple negative.

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Abigail

In January of 2017, at the ripe old age of 38, I felt a lump in my left breast. I was tandem nursing my almost 4 year old and almost 2 year old at the time. I started taking herbs and saw my lactation consultant since I’d already had a few clogs.

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Tracy

I had been living live as normal as possible since my diagnosis of DCIS stage 3 in 2005. Scans were sparse as they had considered me cancer free after so long. Then in 2014 I hurt my hip at work, 8 months and 3 different diagnoses.

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Emily

I was diagnosed metastatic de novo in 2017, and for the first year of my diagnosis, enjoyed relative stability. Despite the enormous challenges of finding a new rhythm with metastatic breast cancer, my disease was held at bay.

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Mac

I have metastatic male breast cancer. The new drugs are keeping me going as I hit the five year mark with bone only MBC. We need more research that will lead to better treatments giving us better quality of life.

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