Skip navigation

no spam, unsubscribe anytime.
Skip navigation

On 03/19/09 my ob/gyn gave me the news that my yearly mammo

came back suspious. He then set me up with a surgeron to biopsy.

On 4/7/09 I was told I had a 2 cm tumor of right breast that was positive

for cancer. 9 days later I had the right modified radical mascectomy.

Tests showed that right now lymph nodes are clear, so I have stage 2

invasive ductual . I am getting ready for my second a/c treatment of

chemo in a couple of days. So far I am doing fine. Injection of Neulasta

caused a little joint pain, Still working every day since 3 weeks after


Family, friends, and God great support Team. Have been a great supporter since of research since late 70's mother died of breast cancer in 1966 when only colbalt and radiation was used. Breast cancer is no loner a death sentence, so ladies please get those mammograms regularly. Spread the word.

Paula Booth
Omar, WV

Read other stories!

Love our Stories of Hope?

You can purchase 100 Inspiring Stories From The Breast Cancer Site for your Kindle. Makes a great gift too!

The Breast Cancer Site Home Page

Your click on the "Click Here to Give - it's FREE" button helps fund free mammograms for women in need — low-income, inner-city and minority women whose awareness of breast cancer and opportunity for help is often limited. Your click is paid for by site sponsors, and mammogram funding is provided to clinics throughout the U.S. through grants distributed by With a simple, daily click of the pink "Click Here to Give - it's FREE" button at The Breast Cancer Site, visitors help to provide free mammograms for women in need. Visitors pay nothing. In addition to clicking the pink "Click Here to Give - it's FREE" button, visitors can help more by shopping in The Breast Cancer Site store. With each item purchased, shoppers generate funds that provide free mammograms for women in need.

Midnight Garden Socks
Share this page and help fund mammograms: