I may have the closest watched breasts in town. I have dense breasts with cysts and microcalcifications. It sounds way more dramatic than it actually is—the largest cyst measures less than one centimeter in diameter. My mammograms are accompanied by ultrasounds and occur every six months because radiologists cannot always see my cysts through dense
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Winter really can suck the life out of you and it sure does beat me up. Every. Year. This year it did so quite literally.
I’m happy to be among the few who can say that they really enjoy their in-laws. My in-laws are a loving, kooky, and generally awesome bunch. There’s the matriarch, Bubby, who is independent, quick-witted, and a fabulous hostess, even at the age of ::ahem::…basically, she’s everything I want to be when I grow up. Her late
Last week I had my annual mammogram and I’m happy to report that I received the “all clear” from the radiologist. Although it’s gotten better over the past few years, my anxiety levels tend to hit the roof when it comes time to go. There’s something about a test that looks for CANCER that freaks