Breast Cancer Discussions

Dr Gary Quick Poll: Has your partner met your doctor? And if so, was it helpful? What about you and your partner? Are you always in sync on the what and the why and the how…
By Dr Gary Latest Activity February 18 at 11:23 am
Dr Gary Got the Holiday Blues? You’re Not Alone! During the holidays, we are symbols of joys of the season. Colored lights, the music of the season, get-togethers with…
By Dr Gary Latest Activity December 20 at 2:29 pm
Dr Gary Ever get sick of being told to look on the bright side? I’ll follow up this question with another one: Ever just let yourself feel crummy (angry, sad, frustrated…)? I am all…
By Dr Gary Latest Activity August 24 at 3:16 am Replies 1
Dr Gary Quick Poll: Has your cancer treatment turned you into a control freak? My clients often talk to me about staying in control of the day-to-day details in their lives. Some have…
By Dr Gary Latest Activity August 9 at 4:10 pm
Dr Gary Quick Poll: What Are You Looking Forward To? I am convinced that one of the keys to maintaining an optimistic attitude is to always have something to look…
By Dr Gary Latest Activity July 26 at 11:13 pm Replies 2 Likes 1
Dizzy65101 or Robin Anastrozole I've been recently diagnosed six month ago and I was put on Anastrozole they wanted to do surgery right away…
By Dizzy65101 or Robin Latest Activity July 4 at 5:50 pm Replies 3
Dr Gary The agony of waiting for test results. How do you cope? One of the responsibilities of living with a chronic condition like diabetes is getting your labs done. Waiting for the…
By Dr Gary Latest Activity June 8 at 7:45 pm
Dr Gary A hard question: Does your self-care routine ever leave your partner feeling ignored? Has your partner ever felt like you were more focused on your condition and taking care of yourself than you…
By Dr Gary Latest Activity March 5, 2017 at 6:39 pm
Dr Gary Getting through the first year… what’s it like? Being diagnosed with a chronic condition brings up a lot of questions. Some of them include: What’s my life going…
By Dr Gary Latest Activity February 21, 2017 at 11:02 pm Replies 4
Dr Gary Managing your money, especially during the holidays. How’s it going? Living with a chronic condition has a direct impact on your budget. Anybody reading this who has a chronic condition…
By Dr Gary Latest Activity December 18, 2016 at 10:49 am
Dr Gary There’s nothing like a good night’s sleep. Had one lately? I am hearing a lot about the importance of getting adequate sleep recently. I read a lot of posts from…
By Dr Gary Latest Activity November 19, 2016 at 11:08 am
Dr Gary When your current regimen isn’t working – how do you cope? So you and your physician worked closely together on creating a treatment regimen for your chronic condition. This includes changes…
By Dr Gary Latest Activity August 14, 2016 at 9:43 am
Dr Gary Quick Poll: Does your chronic condition affect your self-esteem? And what do you do to… “I just don’t feel very good about myself.” Clients say that a lot to me. In fact, I think low…
By Dr Gary Latest Activity July 21, 2016 at 3:16 pm
msbets2 breast cancer I'm not too convinced about mammograms......I was diagnosed in 1986 with ductal carcinoma, had my mammo's faithfully every year, in…
By msbets2 Latest Activity July 17, 2016 at 8:27 am Replies 3 Likes 1
Grammy14 self exams The recommendation now is to not do self exams, but that is how I found my cancerous lump. I found…
By Grammy14 Latest Activity July 15, 2016 at 6:47 am