I cannot stress enough the importance of getting your mammogram done annually.  I had skipped four years in a row.  As a result, I had quite a scare when I finally made time for a mammogram during the summer of 2014.   Thankfully, I met a brilliant breast cancer researcher, professor, and radiologist, Dr. Michael Ulissey, for a second opinion.  He explained that it was too drastic to remove a golf ball sized tissue before confirming that I in fact tested positive for cancer.  He performed a 2nd biopsy to take out only the dime-sized radial scar tissue for thorough testing.  Exactly a year ago, I was beyond relieved to receive a call from Dr. Ulissey informing me that I tested cancer-free!  Read more on Trang’s blog

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