Name: Danielle (dani)
Member Since: July 3, 2010
Birthday: January 16, 2010
Profile: Cancer Survivor
Type of Cancer: Breast Cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Invasive Lobular Carcinoma Metastic Breast Cancer
Diagnosis Date: November 28, 2008
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4
Lymph Node Involvement: No
Hormone Therapy: Tamoxifen
What I Hate Most About Cancer: Losing my strength and I am angry at how weak I now feel.
What I Have Learned From Cancer: That it touches everyone,young and old.
Things My Supporters Can Do To Help: Keep searching for a cure. Its out there...
Alternative Cancer Treatment: For me there is only Chemo.
Cancer Drugs Positives & Negatives: Side effects of some are harsh. They are all we have.
Metastasized? Where?: Stomach and Colon
Gift Friends or Family Could Give You: Support and Love, they are giving me both.
Tips for others on how to deal with the physical side effects of chemo/cancer: Every treatment ,just think this is one less.
Tips for others on how to deal with the mental struggles of chemo/cancer: Everyone is different and this blog helps a LOT.
Breast Cancer symptoms: Gastric.
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: Two major surgery within six months.
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: Chemo burnt a hole in my colon, so needed more surgery
Radiation or Proton Therapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: No radiation.