Stop worrying about breast cancer

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stop worrying about breast cancer

Its Probably Nothing...*: *Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love My Implants by Micki Myers

Daring, sly, and unlike any other book you’ve read, this memoir-in-poems tackles cancer with a bawdy wit guaranteed to make you laugh your wig off.

WHAT TO DO WHEN CANCER STRIKES? As a vibrant woman in her late thirties, a mother of two, poet, artist, and teacher, Micki Myers decided to confront her diagnosis head on with the sharpest tools in her arsenal: namely, her sense of humor and unbridled poetic license.

The result is a charming, poignant, laugh-out-loud collection that hits all the highs (morphine) and lows (everything else) of being a cancer patient and surviving with your spirit intact (even if your boobs are not).

It’s Probably Nothing . . .* provides the perfect blend of wit and pathos to help you or a loved one achieve much-needed perspective on this frightening journey, whether recently diagnosed or reveling in remission. From losing your hair (even, ahem, down there) and gaining two bouncy silicone strangers, to the pitfalls of marijuana therapy and the endless chemo-room muzak “that makes you think / sur­vival might be overrated,” Myers reminds you that you’re not alone and that it’s okay to laugh.
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I Am a Breast Cancer Survivor. What Are the Chances of My Cancer Coming Back?

Stop Worrying, It May Cost You Your Mammogram!

Leanne tells us how she regained confidence after her breast cancer treatment and why she's reaching out to women who are struggling with their own body image. I found a lump, which everyone told me not to worry about because I was so young. My mum has had breast cancer twice, so I knew I needed to get it checked. I went to an appointment with the consultant who worked with my mum. I took my best friend and my brother along with me as I didn't think it would be serious.

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In some people, the fear of cancer rises to the level of an overt phobia. Most of us are not overtly phobic about cancer but it is always lurking deep in our subconscious. Why is it not an active fear? Examples of this from our daily life abound. This may seem unrelated to worrying about cancer but the underlying neurobiological mechanism is the same.

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  1. Michael S. says:

    I wanted her to check my breast but she wouldn't she knows I have health I just can't stop worrying now and I keep getting aches and pains in.

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  3. Julien C. says:

    So many women you know may have had breast cancer — friends and neighbors, coworkers, relatives.

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