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    Radiation (External radiation ): I had trouble wearing clothing, going out in the heat and major waves of heat would come over me and my bald head would start to sweat.

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    Radiation (Internal radiation): I had Chemo first, double mastectomy then Radiation. I was exhausted by the end of Radiation due to the cumulative effect of everything. I used Dermasil on my skin and the only real bad skin issues I experienced were underneath my arm. I used neosporin on that area and it helped a lot to sooth the burning. I also took ibuprofen to keep inflammation down.

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    Procedure or Surgery (Double Mastectomy): This surgery was the easiest of the three: Chemo!, Double Mastectomy & Radiation.

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    Procedure or Surgery (Locate Axillary Lymph Nodes for surgery )

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    Celebration (Finished treatment): Finished Chemo!

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    Side Effects (Anemia (low red blood cell counts)): Chemo was the worst for me. I had every side effect.