Pre surgery

Tips on what to bring to the hospital

These are some tips on what to bring. I was scheduled to be admitted for 3.5 days from Thur night to Sunday . slippers toiletries including toothbrush , toothpaste , shampoo, conditioner , soap, lotion/moisturizer One towel is provided so your companion would need their own towel clothes for going home - easy to put… Continue reading Tips on what to bring to the hospital

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Breast cancer, Pre surgery

The day before surgery

I had been anxiously awaiting the surgery date and finally, the day came - March 3. I had to check in the night before so I packed my bags before going to work that day. It was a busy day at the office as I had to finish off everything and it took my mind… Continue reading The day before surgery

Breast cancer, Pre surgery

Ultrasound guided core biopsy on left breast

For those about to take this procedure, I am sharing the details of what happened. Don't worry, it is not painful. As you know, it is an outpatient procedure and I drove myself unaccompanied to and from the hospital. So I changed top only to the hospital gown with opening in front. Then I lie… Continue reading Ultrasound guided core biopsy on left breast