[Petition] Coverage of care required with lymphedema

Lymphedema is misdiagnosed and little treated, with the complications that this entails. This is partly because decongestive lymphatic therapy involves significant financial costs, which are poorly covered. That’s why the Lymphedema Association of Québec initiated a petition to request full coverage by the RAMQ of the necessary care for lymphedema. Continue reading[Petition] Coverage of care required with lymphedema

Mastectomy, how to prepare? My experience

You must have a mastectomy? My observations, my tricks, my experience, the more neglected elements and the general advice before a general anesthesia with hospitalization. In short, what you need to know to properly plan the mastectomy day and convalescence in order to live this period as best as possible. Continue readingMastectomy, how to prepare? My experience

Treatments : standard of care for inflammatory breast cancer

The therapeutic tools are the same as for other forms of breast cancer. What changes with inflammatory breast cancer is the order of treatments, the type of operation proposed and the size of the area to be irradiated. Here is the standard of care for stage 3 inflammatory breast cancer: Continue readingTreatments : standard of care for inflammatory breast cancer