After I found out I had no evidence of disease (NED), my gynecologic oncologist told me to "live life fully."
I am not sure what this really means, but based on my conversation
with her, she wastrying to say I should move forward with my life
without constantly thinking about cancer.
Finding a "new normal" -- or a "new reality," as I like to say -- is a process most cancer patients go through...
It has been almost two-and-a-half years since I was diagnosed with
stage IV breast cancer with bone metastasis.
For now, I've reached...
I came to MD Anderson after I'd already started treatment in Chicago for Stage 4 inflammatory breast cancer with bone metastasis. I had finished...
Sandra Bishnoi was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer with bone
metastasis in January 2011; she currently has no evidence of disease.
Prior to her diagnosis, she was a young mother, chemistry professor
and scientist living in Chicago. She is now in pursuit of a new
identity with the aid of her two young children, her supportive
husband and the Houston scientific community.
I was recently asked how breast cancer...