Skip to content


    Exciting News for WebMD Members!

    We've been busy behind the scenes building new message boards for you. You'll have new and easier ways to find messages, connect with others, and share your stories.

    And, this will all be available on your smartphone or other mobile device!

    What Do You Need to Do?

    The message board you're used to will be closing in the coming weeks. While many of your boards will be making the move to our new home, your posts will not. Want to keep a discussion going? Save posts you want to continue (this includes your member profile story), so that you can re-post them in the new message boards.

    Keep an eye here and on your email inbox, we'll be back in touch soon to give you all the information you need!

    Yours in health,
    WebMD Message Boards Management

    Please drop by and visit at the Breast Cancer Friend to Friend and Pinkie Central.
    Breast lump
    winnie1123 posted:
    I am 27 and I have a lump in my left breat that goes aways and comes back atleast once a year. There year it hurts so bad and make my breast look so much bigger than the other one. I have had an xtrasound but not a mammogram. I am being told that I am to young to recieve one which I think is wrong given my situation. I have a 21 year old sister who by the Grace of God just beat Ovarian cancer. What should I do? Please help
    rachael67 responded:
    The best advice I can offer would be for you to seek assistance at a Breast Care Center. They deal with breast health issues 24/7, are the most up to date on information and have the most modern technology.

    I can appreciate how concerned you must be, and I certainly don't like the way they have dismised your worries. You deserve someone who can find the reason for the anomoly as well as can ease your fears.

    Please know we will be thinking of you, and do let us know how you are doing.

    Just when the caterpillar thought her world was over, she became a butterfly! Don't give up five minutes before the miracle!!
    winnie1123 responded:
    Thank you so much. I have an appoinment with my doctor tomorrow and will ask her for a referral to a Breast Care Center.

    Spotlight: Member Stories

    I was first diagnosed with BC in May 1999 at the age of 48. It was infiltrating lobular and ER+. Grade 3. It was diagnosed in England. They didn't...More

    Helpful Tips

    Be the first to post a Tip!

    Related Drug Reviews

    • Drug Name User Reviews

    Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

    FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.