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Creating a Breast Cancer Support System

No woman ever wants to hear the words "It's breast cancer." And certainly no one expects to hear those words in her 30s. After finding out I had breast cancer, while I knew the surgeons and oncologists were taking care of my physical needs, I truly struggled emotionally. So how do you go about finding support that suits your needs?

Perseverance

Recently my eldest daughter, Stephanie, graduated from high school. Along with her high school leaving diploma, she received two awards; one for math and the other for overall most improved student. S...

A Sense of Humour

Although cancer is not usually something that would predispose a person to rediscover their sense of humour, it ignited the spark that sent me on that path.