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A selection of interesting blogs on the topic of breast cancer, recommended by author Dr. Kathleen Thompson.
Storm in a tit cup
Heidi Loughlan, a young mother who developed inflammatory breast cancer whilst pregnant. Feisty lady.
They are sisters not twins
An extremely useful blog from Charlie Wood – a beautiful young woman who has undergone double mastectomy, and will shortly have her ovaries removed. This is because she carries the BRCA1 gene.
Booby and the Beast
An interesting blog from a young mother with Stage 4 breast cancer.
CHEMOBRAIN….. In The Fog
An excellent website for cancer patients.
Chris’s Cancer Community
Chris Lewis blogs about cancer and uses his knowledge to support others affected by this life-changing condition.
Heart-rending blog of young woman with ovarian cancer. Be aware of the symptoms – they’re easy to accidently ignore.
The following links aren’t blogs, but they’re also interesting reads.
I am HER2
Excellent support website for BRCA 1, 2 and breast cancer. Based in India but international too.
A4BC: Advocates 4 Breast Cancer
A very useful website for people with breast cancer, particularly secondary breast cancer.
Dr Liz O’Riordan (The Doctor Paradox)
An excellent interview with a breast onco-plastic surgeon about her own breast cancer.
Golden Paste (Turmeric Life)
Turmeric is a good anti-cancer and anti-inflammation agent. I add ginger root too.
Desang Diabetes Magazine
Fabulous and informative magazine for Diabetics.
The heartbreaking gift no father wants to give his child: the cancer gene (Daily Mail)
An excellent article about BRCA by a lovely lady.
Mesothelioma website – complementary treatments for cancer
A useful website summarising useful complementary therapies to supplement conventional anti-cancer treatment.
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