BarbaraT2006

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Article Talk: I Don't Trust My Body After Cancer Struck TwiceArticle Talk: I Don't Trust My Body After Cancer Struck Twice
February 07, 2017
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Hi- I couldn't agree more! After ovarian cancer dx in 2009, recurrence in 2014 and prophylactic double mastectomy with FLAP reconstruction with breast Lymphedema and chronic post surgical pain syndrome, I get very angry with this body I don't recognize- this new body which brings every day physical pain and anxiety - I do massage, visualization, etc etc. I try not to dwell my family and friends. No one really wants the true answer to " How are you?" I miss my old body, flabby boobs and all. My least favorite expression is "It is what it is." Although sadly, it is true. View Original Post

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