Scars Are Tattoos With Better Stories

  [quote-left] Some people see scars, and it is wounding they remember. To me they are proof of the fact that there is healing. —Linda Hogan [/quote-left] I have a lot of scars.  I have always looked at my scars as a scrapbook, capturing events in my life. The first scar I remember getting was when I was 12, I …

Axillary Lymph Node Dissection: Think First!

Over the past ten years, surgeons have been performing sentinel lymph node dissections instead of axillary lymph node dissection, a much less risky procedure. As I lay in bed healing from another surgery I feel compelled to write this so maybe I can prevent others from suffering the way I have. Keep in mind that I am not a doctor, …