Halaven troubles

  • By SIgirl · Posted 1:46 pm
  • In Recurrence · 0 replies
  • I have been on halaven for four months and it is bringing my tms down slowly. However, it is playing havoc with my bowels. I go from constipation to diarrhea sometimes in the same day! Anyone else had ...

Is it my period or recurrence

  • By Polyana · Posted 10:41 am
  • In Living with cancer · 2 replies
  • Hi. I received treatment chemo, radiation between 2010-2011 I was 36 when diagnosed and now 40. I had fertility issues and irregular periods since I was teenage. I experienced some light bleeding for ...

her2 pos liver mets bone mets

  • By fishinchez · Posted 7:36 am
  • In Living with cancer · 4 replies
  • hello fellow fighters my name is ron and my girlfriend dawn was diagnosed last year with stage 4..i am posting on her behalf because she is currently fighting the fight from her hospital bed. perjeta ...

Tumor Markers UP

  • By Ann2800 · Posted 2:05 am
  • In Recurrence · 3 replies
  • I wrote a post a few days ago about a pleura Effusion. A small one. I went to my ONC and he says he is not worried about the small effusion but my tumor markers are climbing. Cancer 2729 was 38 45 68 ...

Through new healthcare system, Privacy is threatened


Swelling in legs, feet and ankles

  • By 0424 · Posted yesterday at 2:13 pm
  • In Taking charge: Being a proactive patient · 2 replies
  • I hope that I am posting this in the correct spot. I am TNBC stage 2B. I have had chemo, surgery (lumpectomy), radiation. My last radiation was about 6 months ago. Oh, also had 3 nodes removed. I am having ...

Stage IV stomach cancer

  • By Lrtlch · Posted yesterday at 12:11 pm
  • In Support groups · 1 reply
  • How many have lived more than 5 years with this cancer?? Husband newly diagnosed . Need to be encouraged. Thanks ...

Terrified. Double vision again

  • By JAMILLA · Posted yesterday at 10:04 am
  • In Living with cancer · 9 replies
  • Dear friends please help. I had stereotactic radiation to the tumor bed of a brain met I had surgically removed last year. The tumor degree 8 months after the removal and I finished radiation in December ...


  • By jessal · Posted yesterday at 9:00 am
  • In Living with cancer · 11 replies
  • Is anyone on Aromasin alone without Afinitor and what are side effects ...

Poster of FAITH and STRENTGH from Dorivee

  • By Dorivee · Posted yesterday at 12:24 am
  • In Living with cancer · 12 replies
  • Hi everyone, i want to introduce myself in here, Because i want us to be more postitive to be able to deal with this illness on a peaceful matter, this world is a very challening one to live by but we ...

new lumps

  • By Christine1128 · Posted April 18, 2014
  • In Living with cancer · 1 reply
  • Hi,all, It's me again the big whiner with another emergency in my breast cancer battle. I am HER2+ since 2013. I have and still on chemo every three weeks. The scary thing is that new breast lumps seem ...

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Help! I can't understand all the abbreviations used on this site

  • By AbraxaneUser · Posted April 18, 2014
  • In Living with cancer · 12 replies
  • Hi. I am relatively new to this site and I have had a lot of trouble figuring out what all the abbreviations used mean. It is so frustrating as I dearly want to understand what people are posting. I worked ...

Depressed - Got Biopsy Results Back today

  • By plamont · Posted April 17, 2014
  • In Treatment options · 14 replies
  • Hello Ladies, As I suspected I my lobular breast cancer spread to my other breast - not that anyone would ever listen to me. In Nov 2012 - I begged for a bi-lateral mastectomy and surgeon refused saying ...

Is there a treatment similar to Xeloda?

  • By lansing · Posted April 17, 2014
  • In Recurrence · 3 replies
  • I was on Xeloda from Jan. to March with one dose reduction. I had an intestinal bleed in March and was hospitalized for 3 days. I just got my CTscan results with showed that the lymphnodes were no longer ...

Not sleeping after abraxane

  • By aurwhe · Posted April 17, 2014
  • In Living with cancer · 12 replies
  • I had my second dose of abraxane. The first time was a premed of dexamethasone. This time I had a premed of solumedrol. Once again I am not at all tired by 3 am. Last week this insomnia only lasted one ...

Small Pleural Effusion

  • By Ann2800 · Posted April 17, 2014
  • In Recurrence · 5 replies
  • I was having a pain where my ribs are located. I finally has X Ray and they found a Small Pleural Effusion. Everyone I have talked to told me this is Breast Cancer coming back. Has anyone else had this ...

Breast Cancer

  • By Homebrew · Posted April 16, 2014
  • In Living with cancer · 12 replies
  • HI WAS wondering if anyone who had breast cancer and is doing treatments and was having problem with nose bleeds while taking chemo my nose is running all the time and bleeding ...

Speak Up for Compassionate Use in North Carolina !

  • By phil9279 · Posted April 16, 2014
  • In Taking charge: Being a proactive patient · 0 replies
  • A News agency in NC wants to interview a Stage IV Pt. denied compassionate use, or struggling to get it , from No. Carolina. e-mail csiler@goldwaterinstitute.org. Tell Your Story - Save Lives ! just like ...


  • By Kodenlea · Posted April 16, 2014
  • In Treatment options · 7 replies
  • Seven years ago breast cancer three years ago bone wide spread bone mets two months ago liver mets last week leptomeningeal disease my dr said that I have one to three mouths to live Can any body tell ...

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