Review: Not Just About Cancer

Cancer Blogs, Interviews/Stories — By on August 6, 2008 at 4:10 pm

Laurie is 40 years old, mother of two, a spouse, friend, sister, daughter and writer. She is also living with metastatic breast cancer.

In December 2005, as she was getting undressed one evening, she found the lump that would lead to a diagnosis of breast cancer. After seven months on a gruelling treatment regimen (mastectomy, chemotherapy and radiation), Laurie joyfully returned to work.

Three weeks later she was diagnosed with a metastasis (spread of the cancer) to her liver. She continues to go for monthly treatments of chemotherapy and herceptin, but aside from a few days a month, she lives an active, happy life with her family and their two sweet dogs and crotchety old cat.

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  • Deepak says:

    Cancer is the general name for a group of more than 100 diseases in which cells in a part of the body begin to grow out of control.

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