Tag: breast cancer

Bah! revisited: Another year

And here’s what I wrote two years after I got the cancer diagnosis, on 28th October last year… I suspect that my brighter readers will have sensed already what tomorrow’s post might be about….

Today is the two year anniversary of my diagnosis with breast cancer.
So: it’s brilliant to feel alive and well and see how [...]

Bah! revisited: Another anniversary

Here’s my post from 28th October 2009, a year after the cancer was diagnosed.
29 October 2008 was the day that I walked into St George’s Hospital a woman who had a breast lump under investigation, and walked out with a breast cancer.
What a year it’s been.
- I’ve been slashed (surgery), poisoned (chemotherapy) and burned (radiotherapy).
- [...]

Breast is best

I’ve said it before, but I’ll say it again. If life is going to flip a cancer your way, a breast cancer isn’t a bad one to catch. Survival rates are excellent compared to other cancers, and it’s a relatively easy cancer to talk about. Would this blog be quite as popular, I wonder, if [...]