I had a very short breast cancer treatment journey -- a scant six
weeks from diagnosis to cure, thanks to early detection following a
routine mammogram and the care I received at MD Anderson in the Nellie
B. Connally Breast Center's Multi Team Clinic. I'm lucky to have been
able to get all of my care in one place close to my home in
Early detection saved my life
I've been getting annual mammograms since my...
I did not realize how much I depended on my medical team until my
second ovarian cancer diagnosis. During summer 2014, I spent a total
of 70 days in the hospital. I spent 58 of them at MD Anderson.
I can honestly say that those days might have been some of the toughest days of my life. I have always been a happy person even in spite of my ovarian cancer journey, but that summer was physically and emotionally exhausting. I had...