LeahNelms' Journey with Breast Cancer

Survivor: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: about 5 years ago, Female, Age: 53, Stage II, HER2 Positive: Yes, ER Positive: Yes, PR Positive: Yes

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    9 months ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    9 months ago
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    Almost all of those on the list

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    9 months ago
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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

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    9 months ago
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    Health insurance issue

    Oh No

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    9 months ago
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    Money

    Oh No

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    9 months ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Flap)

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    9 months ago
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    Depression medicine

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    9 months ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    9 months ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    9 months ago
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    Several at Mayo Clinic

    Clinical Trial

    Great, easy experience

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    9 months ago
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    Bone thinning (osteoporosis)

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    9 months ago
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    Bowel obstruction

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    9 months ago
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    Chemo brain

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    9 months ago
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    Depression/Anxiety

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    Diarrhea

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    Fatigue (tiredness)

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    9 months ago
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    Hair loss (alopecia)

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    9 months ago
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    Heart problems/heart damage

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    Infection

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    Hot flashes

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    9 months ago
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    Kidney damage

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    9 months ago
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    Memory changes

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    Shortness of breath

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    Skin changes

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    Taste change/loss

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    Thinking problems

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    9 months ago
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    Swelling (edema)

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    Side Effects

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    Celebration

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    Loss

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    Decision Point

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    Side Effects

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