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PJ Hamel

PJ Hamel, Health Guide

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Author, breast cancer survivor

Nipple Pain and Soreness: Causes and Treatment

When you experience nipple pain, your first reaction is inevitably, “What’s wrong –­ is it cancer?” The good news is, nipple pain seldom signals cancer. Read all about what causes nipple pain – and what you can do about it.

 

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Phyllis Johnson

Phyllis Johnson, Health Guide

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Inflammatory Breast Cancer Survivor

Breast Cancer Treatment Options: Get the Facts

You arrive home from the doctor’s office overwhelmed with the news that you have breast cancer.  The surgeon’s nurse has set up more tests and said she will call tomorrow with an appointment for you to meet with an oncologist.  

 

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newstart09

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Survivor

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Laura Zigman

Laura Zigman, Health Guide

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Author of Piece of Work

"You Should Apologize For Saying You Had Cancer (Because The NYTs Says It Probably Wasn't Cancer)"

 

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Debz

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MRI biopsy

Okay.. so I am seeing a new Dr.  She recomends an MRI as a "reference" point to start with as my breasts are still very dense at my age, (49 3/4).  So I have that done last week, meds to stay in machine, IV for contrast... done over with.. WHEW!  wont have to do that again for another year.   WAIT.. not so fast... There... Read moreChevron

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