I was originally diagnosed with thyroid cancer when I was 24, but was successfully treated for the disease. However, early last year I found a lump in my breast, and now at 38, I am currently fighting cancer for the second time.
I have been through 21 weeks of chemotherapy, which was followed by surgery to remove my breast and a reconstruction. I’d been feeling pretty positive until in June the doctors discovered the cancer had spread to my liver. I have been reassured that there are different treatments to try and I am currently taking hormone therapy to help keep the tumour/secondary cancer under control for as long as possible.
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