Mastectomy surgery

Learn about the mastectomy surgery process, including preparation, the procedure itself, and recovery. Find helpful tips and resources to support you through your journey.
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1 Week Post Op - Carolina Charm

Well, I made it through my double mastectomy surgery! Tomorrow will mark one week post op and I am so proud of myself for getting through these past 6 days. I had hoped to post an update much sooner than this but the medications I’m on make me very drowsy, unmotivated and blur my vision …

Michelle Hamada
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These 11 Photos Of Women With Double Mastectomies Show What Life After Surgery Is Like

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so it's likely you've already seen an abundance of pink ribbons and commercials for research walks. The reality of the disease can get lost in these campaigns at times, with a cognitive dissonance separating…

David B.
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Top 5 things I needed for my Mastectomy surgery

Little nervous..... Most of you who know me, know that I am a planner and research almost everything. Due to the research and planning I did I felt prepared but a little nervous. Honestly, the surgery part didn’t scare me at all. Its all the treatments (chemo & radiation) after that I fear most. Nipple Delay Surgery Prior to my bilateral mastectomy w/reconstruction, I had a separate surgery in preparation to this one on August 20, 2019. The first surgery, known as nipple delay, allowed two…

Angela Grigsby