Dating after mastectomy
But this topic is not a fleeting celebrity story, and the choice to have parts of one's body removed can't be taken lightly or treated flippantly.There are so many other things that people need to know about this process, and so many things that people who are considering or have decided to undergo the surgery must to understand and expect. From the day of my mastectomy until right now, my life has been about this.It is definitely a good idea to meet with more than one person, even if you feel comfortable with the first person you meet.However, it's an overwhelming process, so meeting with too many candidates is not ideal either.This procedure is considered low-risk by the medical community, and conducted every day by surgeons world-wide.
But people need to know that there are no appealing options here.
Jolie has deservedly received much praise for bravely sharing her story, but, through no fault of hers, much of the response from the media and the general population has been overly simplistic — people are doubting Jolie's sanity, asking if she is being alarmist in taking these measures, and calling her choice fearful.
It's a positive thing that such a high profile person is raising awareness of this health issue and facilitating a discussion on a larger scale.
You need to be certain that your doctor is ready to hear, listen, and respond to you.
You're in a partnership with one another through this, and the trust that I had in my plastic surgeon, the amount I've had to rely on him, and the level at which I've needed to communicate with him is unparalleled to anything I've experienced before in a personal or professional setting.