Reconstruct

Did you know that breast reconstruction plastic surgery due to cancer should be covered by insurance? In 1998 new federal law was signed as part of the Women's Health and Cancer Rights Act of 1998 which requires that most insurance plans that cover mastectomies, also cover breast reconstruction.

Under the WHCRA, mastectomy benefits must cover reconstruction of a removed breast, surgery and reconstruction of the other breast to make them look symmetrical, any external prostheses that are needed before or during reconstruction and any physical complications such as lymphedema (swelling of the area where lymph nodes were removed).

 

What is not largely divulged is that some insurance companies will keep only a small roster of "in-network" plastic surgeons who specialize in reconstruction of the breast. By offering a small selection of these professionals, they guarantee to be in accordance with the law, but give no real alternatives to patients when selecting a doctor of their choice.

 

Reconstruction is not the same process as a breast augmentation. Many total mastectomies remove not only the nipple, but all the tissue, fat and glands found in the breast, forming an almost concave result and leaving deep scars. Typical reconstruction of the breast is made in several stages, which can involve multiple surgeries spaced out by recovery time.

 

Since most of the breast is removed during a total mastectomy, surgeons must opt for forming the shape of the new breasts with silicon or muscle and fat removed from a different area of the body. Further surgeries are required to form the nipple, correct symmetry, remove excessive scar tissue, etc.

 

In 2007, stem cell technology was used to develop a more natural breast growth procedure, and therefore healthier (although still expensive) alternative to silicon implants. The process involves removing fat taken by liposuction from other parts of the body, separating the stem cells and then injecting them back into the patient. The breasts then "grow back" after a period of 6 months.

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Save our kids

 

Remember when you were young and used to spend most of the time outside, riding a bike or playing with your neighborhood friends?

Well, it seems like those days are over -- only less than a quarter of kids spend time outside anymore. On the contrary, it seems like watching TV has become the default entertainment for kids of all ages. Kids under 6 years old spend an average of 2 hours in front of the big screen. On top of that, kids and teens spend about 4 hours a day in front of TV and another 2 additional hours playing video games.

 

These numbers are huge compared to what the American Academy of Pediatrics recommends, which is that no child under 2 years old watch any TV at all, and all other kids watch only 1 to 2 hours of educational programs.

 

It seems like the TV can produce several problems among children, notably:

 

  • Children become premature "couch potatoes" and may become overweight;
  • Kids watching violent programs are more likely to become aggressive; or scared of the world;
  • TV tends to show and glorify unrealistic stereotypes, such as excessive vanity, smoking, drinking, fashion extremes, risky behavior, drugs, etc.
  • Commercials tend to promote and encourage excessive commercial purchasing; and advertise false happiness through the acquisition of merchandise;
  • Values and morals shown on TV programs are not always in line with the morals used in the household, causing children to become confused about their parent's choices;
  • If parents do not screen what their children are watching, they might end up watching programs that are not appropriate for their young age, and which can emotionally scar or instruct incorrectly.

 

Here is a really interesting article at Kidshealth.org which discusses a lot more about the effects of TV over children, and also offers some valuable techniques on how to use the TV effectively.


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House in the city

Life in the city has its ups and downs, pros and cons. You get the best culture life can offer, but you also get crowded areas, very little green and a lot of pollution. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) says there is a much higher risk of contracting lung cancer due to air pollution if living in certain highly urban areas (see http://www.cancer.org/Cancer/news/News/epa-estimates-cancer-risk-associated-with-air-pollution and http://www.epa.gov/ttn/atw/nata2002/risksum.html for maps showing areas of higher risk).

However, all is not lost! Enormous strides are being made towards better standards of emissions and there is even a new discovered molecule called Criegee biradical or Criegee intermediate, which are powerful oxidizers of pollutants produced by combustion. These molecules not only have the ability to naturally cleaning the atmosphere, but they also form clouds as bi-product of their break-down process, helping to cool down the planet (http://www.gizmag.com/criegee-biradicals-potentially-offset-global-warming/21125/ and also Science magazine).

Also, we are just seeing the arrival of fully electric cars - dealers of CODA automotive are delivering their very first cars in Los Angeles now, March 2012. There is a bit of a race going on between EV (Electric Vehicle) manufacturers such as CODA and Tesla. Although their cars are priced slightly higher than average (mid-30 thousands and above), there are huge tax credits which can reduce the price by several thousand dollars, not including the gas savings.

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Golden sisters

 

I've said it before, a good support system (loved ones, family and friends) is 50% of the cure for any illness, not only cancer. I'm very happy and proud to have the "golden sisters" as part of my circle of dear, close friends -- I love you both so much! They took care of me almost as if I were a child. Thank you again and again and again for being there for me always.

When a friend has cancer or other serious illness, we all get worried and want to help. Many people feel helpless and unsure of how to help a friend in need, to a point where they become completely frozen or disappear from the person's life. Here is an article I want to share with you, about how to support a friend who has cancer. Essentially, it offers ideas of what to say (and also what NOT to say); things you can do and how to pay proper attention.

When it comes to actions, try to focus on practical actions which can make the life of your friend easier, such as running errands for them, cleaning their house, sorting their mail, doing groceries, or driving them to doctor's appointment. If you can find a specific task that you can do, it's better to offer directly, instead of generalizations such as "call me if you need".

 

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Taken too soon

On February 28, 2012, a friend succumbed to an extremely aggressive form of cancer. He was diagnosed only a few months after me.

 

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Hot Flashes

I bet you didn't know this, unless you've gone through it: one of the many issues women treating for cancer deal with is the possibility of premature menopause. This is caused by a number of factors (type of cancer, age, aggressive chemotherapy, genetic disposition, surgery, etc). So on top of having to deal with grueling treatment against cancer, some women face hot flashes, mood swings, emotional turmoil, night sweats, insomnia, all side effects she wouldn't have to deal with for another 10 or 20 years.

Women can have 10 to 20 hot flashes per day, alternated by extreme bouts of cold and shivering. It's as if her inner thermostat were broken or faulty. Did you know that hot flashes can be triggered by upset THOUGHTS (even if you maintain a controlled demeanor)?

Yep -- the poker face doesn't trick your body!

 

 

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Helping Hands

When you least expect it, and from the most unexpected sources, helping hands come to pick you up. You know who you are! In my opinion, your friends and family are 50% of the cure.

I made two versions. Which one do you like best?

 

 

 

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Shielded

There are few things that feel better than feeling shielded and protected by someone you love, especially when you are going through times of trouble. This is my "Valentines-thankyouforbeingthere-youareamazing" picture to someone who is there for me through thick and thin.

 

Look at the black and white version, it's amazing what a difference the color made in this case.

 

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Dancing w an angel

He has his own inner light -- when he walks in the room, everything seems to become brighter and happier (even when he is covered in dirt from school). He is the light of many lives. His name means "the bringer of light". We dance.

 

 

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Radiation

If a malignant tumor (cancer) goes untreated, then it can spread to other areas of the body, form other tumors and ultimately kill a person. According to the American Cancer Society, "Radiation therapy uses high-energy particles or waves to destroy or damage cancer cells. It is one of the most common treatments for cancer, either by itself or along with other forms of treatment."

Radiation treatment of today uses very sophisticated equipment which targets only the general area of the body. While it will also kill some of the surrounding healthy cells around the tumor, those cells can repair themselves, while the malignant cells get entirely destroyed.

The treatment itself is entirely painfree and does not take more than a few minutes per day. Traditionally, treatments are given 5 days a week, for 1 to 10 weeks, with a break on the weekends.

Before the treatment starts, patients are usually measured in various ways so that the doctors can formulate a plan, calculate the exact amount of radiation and also, sometimes, to make a mold around the body, so that the person can remain still and in the in the exact same position every time.

The worst part of radiation treatment is not the treatment itself, but the side effects, which can include extreme fatigue after a few weeks, achey or sore areas of the body (depending on where the radiation is being given) and also, most commonly, burnt skin -- as if the person has a very bad sun burn. Because the treatment is accumulative, the burns on the skin can sometimes open up, and if that happens, the therapy may have to be paused for a few days to allow the skin to heal. During the actual treatment, the person visits a clinic or hospital every day and lays on a flat table, under the radiation machine. The radiation therapist will adjust the person's body inside a mold and sometimes place special shields to protect the other organs.

Source: http://www.cancer.org/Treatment/TreatmentsandSideEffects/TreatmentTypes/Radiation/index

 

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Smoked

It's unbelievable: cigarettes are responsible for more deaths than alcohol, car accidents, AIDS...

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Mother's nightmare

A child taken before its parent is not the natural order of things, it is a mother's worst nightmare. Her heart is pulled out of her chest, broken into little pieces, until she is left like an empty shell.

 

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Cut off

A bald shiny egg-head is cancer's trademark look. It's caused by chemotherapy -- the drugs are so strong that they literally kill the hair follicles. The hair starts falling approximately 17 to 25 days after the first chemo session and is a painful process: it falls off in clumps, and the scalp hurts like hell, tender to the touch. It is recommended to cut the hair really short before it starts falling, to minimize the pain. Did you know that not all cancer patients become bald? Interesting that the chemo drugs used for treating breast cancer cause baldness with certainty. Chemo drugs used to treat other types of cancer might cause hair thinning, but not necessarily baldness.

 

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Brave Oncologist

Oh Brave Oncologist, you who take care of the sick and protect us against our fears... I am blessed to have the most fantastic and caring oncologist. This is a doctor that will be forever in my life. We joke around and kid with each other: "You NUKED IT!" -- "No, YOU nuked it!". Either way, it's nuked.

 

Jan 27, 2012 - ©Copyright 2012 Eni Oken 

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Muddy Glasses

Everywhere I look, I see muddy glasses. People who refuse to remove their goggles and see what is around them. I've got them on too, mine are the star-shaped ones you see in the upper right hand corner.  

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Not all Valentines

Not everybody has the fairytale Valentine's day, with the little red dress, heart-shaped chocolate box and red roses. Please stand against domestic violence.

"Not all Valentines are the same" Pen drawing and mixed media color Jan 24, 2012 - ©Copyright 2012 Eni Oken
 
 

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Chemotherapy

Poison or potion, chemotherapy saves and purifies. Dreaded by most, welcome by the hopeful. Weapon of mass destruction: by annihilating everything, doesn't it give a chance for new life to begin?

 

 

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All cut up Rag doll

 

 

They cut you up. They give you pills and IV's that are supposed to save your life, but make you feel like vomiting all the time. You are scared, frightened of the worst, feel like screaming all the time. They take away your hair and your breasts, two important symbols of your femininity. On top of all that, they send you huge bills that will take years to pay. And yet, all the while, you are supposed to be thankful that they are doing all this to save your life. And sometimes, eventually, it does. But not for everybody.

Prevention is key!

The National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program is a program which provides access to, as the name says, free or low-cost breast and cervical cancer screening services such as mammograms and Paps tests for low-income or uninsured women. They have been provided this service for 20 years.

According to their data: since its inception, the NBCCEDP has served more than 3.9 million women, providing more than 9.8 million breast and cervical cancer screening examinations. Funded programs have diagnosed more than 52,694 breast cancers, 2,856 invasive cervical cancers, and 136,837 premalignant cervical lesions.

To receive NBCCEDP screenings and other services, Federal guidelines require a woman to be underinsured or uninsured, and at or below 250 percent of the federal poverty level. They also must be between the ages of 40 and 64 for breast cancer screening, and 18 and 64 for cervical cancer screening services.

To find out more about their programs and services, including locating a screening provider, visit http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/nbccedp/.

 
"All cut up rag doll" Pen drawing December 18, 2011 - ©Copyright Eni Oken

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Broken Hearts

 

 

When they got married, it should have been for a lifetime. When they had their child, their dedication was infinite. The illness came ferociously and there is no cure. How is she supposed to contemplate a life without him? How is she to be mother and father to their child? How is the little one to grow without a father?

Did you know that Cancer Awareness is observed during almost every month of the year? Here is a Calendar of Cancer Awareness, according to the American Cancer Society and other sources:

  • January is National Cervical Cancer Awareness and Screening month.
  • February observes the World Cancer day on the 4th.
  • March observes National Colorectal Cancer Awareness month;
  • April observes National Minority Cancer Awareness Week between April 16 and 21st and is also the National Cancer Control Month;
  • May observes Melanoma Monday on May 1st; and National Women's Check-up Day on the 14th. It is also Cancer Research Month and Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month (summer is approaching, all you sun gods!);
  • June brings the National Cancer Survivor's day on the 3rd (or first Sunday of June), and is the Men's Health/Cancer Awareness month;
  • July, smack in the middle of summer is the UV Safety Month;
  • September is National Prostate Cancer Awareness month and Childhood Cancer Month. It is also National Ovarian Cancer month, Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month and Leukemia and Lymphoma Awareness month. Whew!
  • October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month and brings the National Mammography Day on October 21st;
  • November is Lung Cancer Awareness month, Pancreatic Cancer Awareness month and (how nice!) the National Family Caregiver month -- remember those who participate with us in the macabre cancer club). Also the National Stomach Cancer Awareness month.

World Cancer Day

Did you know that the only global awareness event is the World Cancer Day, observed every year on February 4th? This day was originally created as part of the World Cancer Campaign, part of the Charter of Paris during the World Summit Against Cancer for the New Millennium, during February 4th of 2000. The goal is to promote strong cancer awareness between researchers, health-care professionals, patients, governments and other participants in the fight against this disease. It is estimated that between 2005 and 2015, in a ten-year span, about 84 million people could die of the disease if not cared for. It is one of the leading causes of death around the world.

Did you know that while the pink ribbon is the global symbol for breast cancer, the ORANGE RIBBON is the representative of child cancer?

Sources

2012 National Health Observances, National Health Information Center, Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC.” http://healthfinder.gov/nho/nho.asp
World Cancer Day: http://www.worldcancerday.org/
American Cancer Society: http://www.cancer.org/AboutUs/WhoWeAre/cancer-awareness-calendar
 
 

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Living in bubbles

We live in two worlds: the first one of privileged, happy people, who have families, loved ones and friends. The second one permeates around the second one, like a thin film of grime: illness, violence, abuse, addiction, manipulation. Isn't it beautiful when the first world is unaware of the second one?

"Living in Bubbles" Pen Drawing with mix media color Jan 12, 2012 - ©Copyright Eni Oken 

 

 

 

"Living in Bubbles" Pen Drawing with mix media color Jan 12, 2012 - ©Copyright Eni Oken 

 

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