Weekly Round-Up

Time for this week’s round-up of the best of the blog posts which I’ve read over the past week. These are the posts that have moved me, taught me something, inspired me, and which I’ve wanted to share with you. Don’t forget if you have written a post which you would like readers to see, just leave a comment below.

In “Death By A Thousand Cuts”, Sue shares her recent experience of dealing with a less than compassionate healthcare professional. “It feels like a betrayal when the people who are supposed to care about you actually don’t care about you at all.”

Lara writes about the 5 stages of grief following her diagnosis of MBC.

Nancy Stordahl shares a recommendation for dealing with post mastectomy surgery drains. 

A guest post on Ticking Off Breast Cancer on what not to say to a cancer patient. 

Lisa reviews the Stand Up To Cancer charity. 

A reflective post from Connie as she marks her divorce. 

Abigail shares a recent online conversation she had about cancer in the time of Covid. 

Continuing her series of posts on diagnostic procedures for breast cancer, Jennifer writes about breast MRIs this week.

A powerful poem from the pen of Ilene.

A post from Terri on making the choice to have reconstruction or not after mastectomy.

Nancy Seibel shares three things that work when you are starting to feel stressed. 

Finally this week, in advance of Thanksgiving this coming Thursday, Barbara shares some Thanksgiving thoughts and heartfelt wishes. 

Until next week,

Wishing all those who celebrate, a happy Thanksgiving.

Yours with much love always

Marie xxx