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Jacki Donaldson

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Jacki wrote for HealthCentral as a patient expert for Breast Cancer.

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An Overview of Screening and Diagnostic Mammograms

Jacki Donaldson, a breast cancer survivor, describes what roles screening and diagnostic mammograms play in breast cancer detection and care. Mammograms can be used for both screening and diagnostic purposes. Screening is recommended for all women, b...

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Chemotherapy 101 Part I: Preparing for Chemotherapy

Expert patient Jacki Donaldson explains how to prepare for chemotherapy, including obtaining all of the information you need, choosing your drugs, and knowing when to use your instincts. After my breast cancer diagnosis and lumpectomy, I believed tha...