I can't even remember what I was doing before the call. I saw the name of my doctor's office on the caller ID. Normally I would let it go to voicemail because it was probably just a recording anyway. But I grabbed the phone because the ringing was driving me mad.
It wasn't a recording this time. It was an actual voice. Then the voice said: The doctor would like for you to come back in for a compression mammogram and an ultrasound. There is a suspicious spot in the middle of your left breast.
Just after 10am ET this morning, the Susan G. Komen For The Cure released an announcement changing their funding criteria for grants to fight breast cancer. The announcement came after strong response by women online and off, for and against the news that Susan G. Komen was ending funding to Planned Parenthood. BlogHer has reached out to the Komen foundation for an interview, and understands that their offices have been flooded with calls for comment. We will keep reaching out to Susan G.