So I met with my oncologist the next morning and he is a pretty amazing doctor. He told me if I wasn’t pregnant we would do this and that and then some of this, and that would be Plan A. But I was pregnant, so we had to move on to Plan B. He had … Continue reading Plan A, Plan B, Then Back to Plan A
April 21 On Thursday, April 21, I was eight weeks pregnant and had an oh-so-fun first nurse’s appointment scheduled. I sat through the appointment, answering 781 questions about all things me. At the end of my appointment the nurse asked if I had any questions or concerns and my exact words, as retold to me … Continue reading That Escalated Quickly
My name is Kim Burkey and I have been diagnosed with triple-negative, invasive ductal carcinoma. Say that three times. Actually don’t. I don’t like to hear it. Just say breast cancer. Better yet, just cancer. We don’t need to say breast. I’ve been encouraged by many to start some sort of blog or Facebook page … Continue reading Welcome!