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Our next meet up at the Marriott Manchester airport is on Sunday 16th August at 2 pm, we meet at the Starbucks there. There's 3 hours free parking, and it's a lovely chance to meet others, share stories, ask advice, make friends, laugh and above all…Continue
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Hello Lovely Ladies and GentsJust wondering if anyone would like to arrange meet up in the London area and have a Coffee and a Nattter with like breasted BRCA carriers?Im 26 and at the age of 23 I underwent a double preventative mastectomy and since…Continue
Need advice. My name is Kirsten and I have the BRCA 2 gene. 3 weeks ago I had a double mastectomy &reconstructive surgery (implants). Although Dr said it went well, the next day there was a problem with the blood flow around both breasts. Dr…Continue
Hi.I'm 41 with 3 children aged 12,8 and 5 and found out yesterday I had inherited a BRACA1 mutation. I'm devastated but it was always highly likely as most of the women on my mothers side have had breast or ovarian cancer.I think I'm going to go for…Continue
hey ladies I am looking for a bit of advice. My double mastectomy with expander reconstruction takes place in two weeks 6th August. I am trying to get as prepared as possible. I was wondering if there is anything any of you could recommend packing…Continue
Hello,I'm new to this forum. I'm BRCA 2+ and am having a double mastectomy with DIEP flap reconstruction in two weeks. I've had cancer 10 years ago but it was not related to the BRCA gene.The thought of the surgery and recovery is filling me with…Continue
Hi ladies, meeting at the corner cupboard cafe on the a19 near thirsk Saturday 25th July.Please come if you can make it would be lovely to meet some more Brca ladies.Thinking 10am to meet up, but can be made later if you can't make it for this…Continue
This might seem like a silly question, but does your BRCA breast cancer risk decrease with age? ie, is it less likely to develop at, say, age 65 than at 35? If you reach 65 cancer free, does that mean you are less at risk of BC than when you were…Continue
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