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Forum: "Middle Age" 40-60(ish) Years Old With Breast Cancer —

Meet others in this age-range who share similar life issues.

Posted on: Nov 10, 2009 06:45PM - edited Nov 12, 2009 09:50AM by NancyD

NancyD wrote:

I was scrolling very quickly throught he boards, and this section passed by...thought it said, "Middle Eastern Woman 40-60 (ish) with Breast Cancer." 

Wow, I thought, I know this BB has gotten kind of splintered, but that's really exclusionary. 

Then my temporary dislexia lifted and I saw the real title. I guess I fit in here. 

Life is good. It's not perfect. but it's good. Dx 2/22/2008, IDC, Left, Stage IIIA, Grade 2, 4/10 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Chemotherapy 3/22/2008 Adriamycin (doxorubicin), Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel) Surgery 7/11/2008 Mastectomy: Left; Prophylactic mastectomy: Right Hormonal Therapy 9/1/2008 Arimidex (anastrozole) Radiation Therapy 9/5/2008 Breast, Lymph nodes Surgery 1/28/2010 Reconstruction (left): DIEP flap; Reconstruction (right): DIEP flap
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Nov 10, 2009 07:01PM desdemona222b wrote:

LOL!  That's really funny!  Laughing
Dx 11/17/2001, DCIS, <1cm, Stage 0, Grade 3, 0/0 nodes, ER+/PR-, HER2-
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Nov 10, 2009 07:26PM Leah_S wrote:

LOL! Though I'd fit in either way. Middle Aged Middle Eastern Woman with BC, that's me.

Leah

Dx 11/3/2008, IDC, 1cm, Stage IV, Grade 3, 6/17 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-
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Nov 11, 2009 12:56PM Kleenex wrote:

How about Middle-Aged Women with Occasional Dyslexia and Breast Cancer, 40 - 60 (ish)?

Dx 6/19/2008, ILC, 2cm, Grade 1, 0/2 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-
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Nov 12, 2009 08:17AM NativeMainer wrote:

LOL!  And I'm only laughing because I do that kind of thing all the time!  It's gotten me into some very embarrasing situations, and also some very funny ones.  I say since you've got the guts to admit it, you're more than welcome hear! 

"I have come to believe that caring for myself is not self indulgent. Caring for myself is an act of survival." Audre Lorde Dx 3/9/2007, IDC, 2cm, Stage IIA, Grade 2, 0/1 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 3/14/2007 Lumpectomy: Right Surgery 3/28/2007 Lumpectomy: Left Radiation Therapy 4/9/2007 Breast Hormonal Therapy 10/4/2007 Hormonal Therapy 4/24/2008 Arimidex (anastrozole) Surgery 8/14/2008 Mastectomy: Left Surgery 6/20/2010 Prophylactic mastectomy: Right; Reconstruction (left): DIEP flap; Reconstruction (right): DIEP flap
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Nov 12, 2009 09:12AM susan_CNY wrote:

LMAO thanks I needed that! ♥

dx 4/1984 cervical /hyst 10/2002 stage 2 colon /hemi-colectomy/5FU and Leukovorin chemo 11/2003 stage 1 bc tumor 1.6 grade 3 no nodes, possible vascular invasion / lumpectomy and rads 7/2009 lumpectomy found to be benign
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Dec 5, 2009 10:26PM PrincessKauai59 wrote:

thanks for the laugh :-)

Dx 7/29/2008, ILC, 6cm+, Stage IIIA, Grade 2, 3/10 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-
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Dec 9, 2009 05:56PM Kitchenwitch wrote:

I'm actually thinking of starting a women-with-breast-cancer-who-knit-or-craft board. 

Dx 11/31/2009, DCIS, Stage 0
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Dec 9, 2009 07:58PM NancyD wrote:

You all can make those knitty titties!

Life is good. It's not perfect. but it's good. Dx 2/22/2008, IDC, Left, Stage IIIA, Grade 2, 4/10 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Chemotherapy 3/22/2008 Adriamycin (doxorubicin), Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel) Surgery 7/11/2008 Mastectomy: Left; Prophylactic mastectomy: Right Hormonal Therapy 9/1/2008 Arimidex (anastrozole) Radiation Therapy 9/5/2008 Breast, Lymph nodes Surgery 1/28/2010 Reconstruction (left): DIEP flap; Reconstruction (right): DIEP flap
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Dec 9, 2009 08:09PM Diana63 wrote:

OK Nancy, are you happy now? I sprayed water all over my flat screen. LOL to funny knitty titties Laughing
“Be still, and know that I am God” (Psalm 46:10). Dx 10/6/2007, IDC, 5cm, Stage IV, Grade 3, 4/9 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-
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Dec 9, 2009 09:37PM Kitchenwitch wrote:

Great idea, NancyD! When I was having some weird colon problems last summer I actually thought I would knit a colon out of pinkish yarn! Guess I'll have to work on some projects further north.
Dx 11/31/2009, DCIS, Stage 0
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Dec 10, 2009 03:16PM NancyD wrote:

I swear I didn't make that up:

http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEfall05/PATTbits.html

They're mentioned in many threads on our site. 

Life is good. It's not perfect. but it's good. Dx 2/22/2008, IDC, Left, Stage IIIA, Grade 2, 4/10 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Chemotherapy 3/22/2008 Adriamycin (doxorubicin), Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel) Surgery 7/11/2008 Mastectomy: Left; Prophylactic mastectomy: Right Hormonal Therapy 9/1/2008 Arimidex (anastrozole) Radiation Therapy 9/5/2008 Breast, Lymph nodes Surgery 1/28/2010 Reconstruction (left): DIEP flap; Reconstruction (right): DIEP flap
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Dec 10, 2009 09:59PM Diana63 wrote:

Ok, you got me, she is knitting titties :) lol

“Be still, and know that I am God” (Psalm 46:10). Dx 10/6/2007, IDC, 5cm, Stage IV, Grade 3, 4/9 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-
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Dec 11, 2009 08:30AM Kitchenwitch wrote:

When I was in the doc's waiting room yesterday, I came across the book "Creative Cups" - anyone ever seen that? It's amazing! Great work, some of it really funny.

Dx 11/31/2009, DCIS, Stage 0

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