The Emotional Side of Breast Cancer

Shaquita Estes recalls being in total disbelief when the doctor told her she may have breast cancer. “I absolutely lost it,” Estes says. “I remember falling to the floor just telling him that I heard what he was saying, that this could not be true.” Estes, a 45-year-old pediatric nurse practitioner from… Continue reading The Emotional Side of Breast Cancer

COVID Vaccine Reaction Can Mimic Breast Cancer Symptoms

THURSDAY, Feb. 11, 2021 (HealthDay News) — One side effect of COVID-19 vaccination is creating undue fear among women, causing them to worry that they might have breast cancer. Both the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines can cause lymph nodes to swell, particularly those in the armpit on the side where the shot was received,… Continue reading COVID Vaccine Reaction Can Mimic Breast Cancer Symptoms