Feel your boobies! After a lump scare in my late-20′s, I learned that all lumps are not the c-word and it's totally okay to get to second base with yourself!
Let me tell you a tale, a tale of two boobs - mine.
After finding a pea-sized lump and getting a needle biopsy, I was told that like the several million other young women with fibrous breast tissue, I would be required to get a yearly mammogram and ultrasound.
I'd heard horrible tales of the mammogram and its crushing pain. I feared the impending torture and dreaded that what little my childbearing and breastfeeding had left unscathed would be permanently altered.
By the time my appointment rolled around, the fear of having something more than a fibroid cyst had started to set in, as well. If I can produce one kind of growth with no knowledge of it, why can't I produce another kind?
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