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One thing a breast cancer diagnosis can mean is considering a mastectomy. Women with breast cancer find themselves making decisions about surgery and reconstruction. That's why it's so important to connect with a community of women facing the same situation.
On MyBCTeam, the social network and online support group for those living with breast cancer, members often talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Mastectomies are one of the top 10 topics most discussed.
Here are a few question-and-answer threads about mastectomies:
What do you suggest wearing after the first week of recovery?
Here are conversations that have taken place about mastectomies:
I'm considering "smaller" procedures before opting for a major one.
When I stretch my arm out I have a tingling feeling in my forearm.
I have used humor as a coping device and it was a saving grace for me.
Have another topic you'd like to discuss or explore? Go to MyBCTeam today and start the conversation. You'll be surprised just how many others may share similar stories.