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Breast Cancer

Mastectomy: 10 Insider Tips

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Sign your breast


Have enough of the right kinds of shirts


Allow enough recovery time


Be prepared for results


Accept possibility of side effects


Prepare for some pain


You might be left with a scar


Impact on driving


Physical therapy may be helpful


Financial needs


PJ Hamel

PJ Hamel

PJ Hamel is senior digital content editor and food writer at King Arthur Flour, and a James Beard award-winning author. A 16-year breast cancer survivor, her passion is helping women through this devastating disease. She manages a large and active online survivor support network based at her local hospital and shares her wisdom and experience with the greater community via HealthCentral.com.