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The verdict

   

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For me the process has been a real success, but some results were unexpected. Muscle from my back was brought round to the front and as I hadn’t been warned that my brain would take time to register the change, touching my breast and feeling the sensation under my shoulder blade was peculiar. Later, the medical tattooist offered me a wide range of colors to choose from for the areola to my reconstructed nipple. Apparently one woman has opted for green...
It has been a long haul, but now, when I lay down to sleep at night, with light coming in through the curtains highlighting me in silhouette I look down the length of my body and once again see two rounded bumps, and for me that makes any discomfort I have gone through over the past year worth it.
Suzie Grogan
Michele and Esther are supporting Cancer Research UK’s breast cancer awareness campaign, Join the Fight. Cancer Research UK is the largest single funder of breast cancer research in the UK and more women than ever before are surviving the disease thanks to the charity’s work, which is entirely funded by the public. For further information about breast cancer and how you can support Cancer Research UK’s campaign visit www.jointhefight.org.uk
Images by permission of Cancer Research UK and Michele and Esther




  
 

Health and Fitness Editor
10/01/2010
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