In this video Jane gives advice to others facing the same diagnosis.
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My husband is addicted to X-Box and he’s got me looked on Tiger Woods golf, so, yeah, within 30 minutes of getting home yesterday, we fired up the XBox when we’re planning a game of golf but that’s just damned actions. So it went too hard. They’re fine! They’re checking on me periodically. I don’t think you need to ask me every 15 minutes if I needed anything but for the most part everybody it just going fine. You know, pack your bag the day before, think about what it is you need in the hospital, do’t think anything extraneous with you that you don’t need because you’ll inevitably come home with the bunch more stuff. The one thing that I just now did was call a company that does the prosthesis in bras and things that’s for bras after the surgery and I’m probably going to get it tomorrow but it was a post-operative camisole that I could wear and it has pouches in it to put your drains which will be very, very handy. I think dealing with the drains are cut, it’s nuisance. Right now they’re pinned to the inner seam of my pajama top, but having a camisole that just through stretch you in, you could step into and you don’t have to put your arms over head, that kind of thing I have my head that before hand but I just had the information I just had made the call. So that would be a good thing to do ahead of time and have someone with you. It just this comes more comfortable to know there’s somebody who can speak for you. Now, I felt pretty well educated as far as going into the process but I’ve gone out and willing to in read more about that particular surgery, and I worked in the healthcare environment, so it’s kind of like I have access to that information, so I don’t think there were any surprises really. No! It was something you can definitely go through, I mean just it’s not the end of world. It’s not the worst thing. You definitely can get through it. If I can, anybody can. But I hope it will decrease anxiety going on peoples parts that, you know, if you have to go through this just know that you can and maybe I thought the things to tell you that, you know can help you, got a plan in the head and being able more ready for the surgery or the treatments, whatever. You have to go through.