Breast Care

Further testing…

Yesterday was my appointment for more diagnostic testing concerning my abnormal mammogram.  At my appointment, the first thing that  I had to do was undress and wait in the little waiting room.  They called me back and gave me a more diagnostic mammogram.  She took a lot of  pictures of my left breast and it […]

Mammogram results

Well, I got a call from Linda, the woman who did my mammogram the other day. It was not good news.  She said that the Doctor found an  asymmetrical dense mass in my left breast.  Now, I researched it and this could be a lot of things. One thing in particular is that since am one […]

Mammograms

Wednesday, I had my second ever mammogram. I had my first one at around age 40. Now 6 years later, they unfortunately aren’t much different. At least where I went. It was noticeable less uncomfortable however, that the previous one. I mentioned to the tech doing it that it would seem that after all this time and […]

Update on HRT

I had my follow-up appointment with Dr. Preston, my gyn, yesterday. She said that she could tell a big difference in my mood and how much happier I seemed. It is true. The hormones have affected my mood in a really positive way. I am not miserable anymore. I only have a hot flash every […]