Lumpectomy or Mastectomy?

Lumpectomy or Mastectomy? If I focus on one problem at a time, maybe I can do this. The Breast Center emailed me a video which cheerfully explains the choice, with detailed pros and cons, and what to expect from each procedure. The video shows animated breast pictures...

Three’s a Crowd on Valentine’s Day

Today is a day for just two; any more is a crowd. But Cancer is so present it feels physical, embodied. At dinner, I picture a Sendak wild thing, clawed, horned, and hairy, sitting between us. To speak is to bring him (Cancer) into the conversation. Every bite of...