Being able to talk to someone about your breast cancer journey is an important part of of your emotional health. It can be hard to talk to friends and family who don't quite understand what you're going through, which is why having support group or "buddy" who is a breast cancer survivor can be the best outlet for your emotional ups and downs.
The tendency to find good things about cancer annoys me. I like being optimistic, but cancer is such an ugly disease that attempts to lighten it up seem offensive. If you have similar reactions, please forgive me while I talk about one blessing cancer has brought me. I heard on the radio recently that most of us hang…