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Tag Archives: Breast Cancer

Till I’m Not

“Do you live here in RadCity?” “No, I live in SouthBurbs – but it’s only a 15 min drive to here.” “Oh, that’s convenient.  Who do you live with?” “My … Continue reading

September 24, 2012 · 8 Comments

Absence Makes the Heart Grow Anxious

“Congratulations!  You’ve done so well, I’m so pleased you’ve made it through your treatments and done so beautifully!” Mrs. Jones smiles faintly.  “When can I come back for a check … Continue reading

August 15, 2012 · 2 Comments

Ta-Ta, Now

“So, how long has it been since your last treatment?” The elderly woman grins so that her sparkling dentures threaten to leap from their high perch. “Nineteen years, five months.  … Continue reading

August 14, 2012 · 2 Comments

Radioactive Read

“What are you reading?” Dr. Ductal asks as we walk Mrs. Jones to the front desk. The 80-something’s face turns as red as her irradiated breast as she tottles towards … Continue reading

August 2, 2012 · 2 Comments

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