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Green Tea might help my brain as well as fight my cancer

BentonCity
  • By BentonCity · Posted 3:40 am
  • Discussion in Treatment options · 0 replies
  • Putting the EGCG's aside, here's another Medscape Multispecialty article which folks might be able to see as I think you need to be a member with a PW or something. Or you could go to the Psychopharmacology ...

Yorkiefan

Yorkiefan
  • By Yorkiefan · Posted 12:31 am
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 1 reply
  • This is an embarrassing question, yet it is a problem i'd like to solve. I'm on Faslodex and have developed a body odor, not only in urine, but I believe body too. have tried room deodorants, body deodorant ...

Full Brain Radiation

jokri
  • By jokri · Posted yesterday at 3:21 pm
  • Discussion in Treatment options · 5 replies
  • A recent MRI showed 4 tumors on the brain. Metastatic breast cancer. Doctor has recommended full brain radiation. Has anyone out there experienced this or known someone who has? Concerned about short ...

Moving on to Xeloda, little scared, my first Chemo!

reki
  • By reki · Posted yesterday at 3:17 pm
  • Journal · 3 replies
  • After 4 months on Falsodex I have progression in my liver, in December the tumor was 2 mm now its 8 mm thankfully it’s still small, but time to move on. My onc wants to try Xeloda, any one with any info ...

Liver, Kidney, Lung mets down-O'Shaugnessy TNBC Combo Working!

JohnAquilino
  • By JohnAquilino · Posted yesterday at 2:13 pm
  • Discussion in Taking charge: Being a proactive patient · 0 replies
  • Since last I posted a plea for help to get United Health Care (and their Texas subsidiary) as well as FDA to approve (and pay for) Avastin in combination with Halaven and Xeloda, Lori White received results ...

Triple neg secondary

Alihossack
  • By Alihossack · Posted yesterday at 7:35 am
  • Discussion in Newly diagnosed · 6 replies
  • Hi there, just been diagnosed as a secondary. I had stage 2a triple neg in 2010 6 rounds of FEC then lumpectomy the 6 weeks of radiotherapy. All was well and had my visit to surgeon in January who had ...

CA-15 Tm

Ls999
  • By Ls999 · Posted yesterday at 4:38 am
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 6 replies
  • I am two years out and my TM test showed 48.4 higher then the norm of 30. Does anyone have experience what this means ...

Stage 4, mets to liver, xeloda/ixempra

lrm123
  • By lrm123 · Posted April 23, 2014
  • Discussion in Treatment options · 8 replies
  • Hi, My sister is on her 3rd rd of xeloda/ixempra treatments. this is the first line of treatment her dr chose after her breast cancer came back in her liver. She is 39yrs old with 3 kids under 10. it ...

3 month check

leslie9203
  • By leslie9203 · Posted April 23, 2014
  • Journal · 8 replies
  • This is my first time in two years where my three month check-up did not include a PET, CT, and BONE scan. I am only scheduled to receive those every six months now. I will have labs and an Xgeva injection ...

Hi! What does TNBC mean? Thanks so much.

AbraxaneUser
  • By AbraxaneUser · Posted April 23, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 5 replies
  • Hi! Once again, I am stuck not knowing what an abbreviation means. I would so greatly appreciate knowing what TNBC means. I'm pretty sure the BC is Breast Cancer but I haven't a clue as to what TN means ...

Karen

Shopgrl07
  • By Shopgrl07 · Posted April 23, 2014
  • Discussion in Recurrence · 5 replies
  • My mom had breast cancer return in her liver with chemo and blood transfusions she had been doing ok... Tumor shrunk from 9cm to 3cm we were told. Hasn't had chemo now for about 6 tries because either ...

Poster of Faith and Not giving up

Dorivee
  • By Dorivee · Posted April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 5 replies
  • Lets keep trying our very best, DONT GIVE UP!!! Fight the good fight in your cincurstance that your going thru right now!! Keep going, Keep going, Keep Trying, no matter how slow progression comes!! Facebook.com/doriveeinspirationalme ...

Taxol - Chemo

smiley47
  • By smiley47 · Posted April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Recurrence · 1 reply
  • I was wondering if anyone had been on Taxol when after three rounds and markers going down, (gradually) they had blood work done at the third round on the fourth week; which is the week you do not get ...

Lack of Cancer Patient Care Support Systems

thecarolhouse
  • By thecarolhouse · Posted April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Financial issues · 3 replies
  • 'CANCER PATIENTS DESPERATE AND UNMET NEEDS ARE EVERY BIT AS RELEVANT AS FUNDING CANCER RESEARCH AND DESERVING OF EQUAL FUNDING AND EQUAL ATTENTION." Outspoken cancer patient's advocate and humanitarian ...

Coffee isn't our enemy..at least not our liver's...

BentonCity
  • By BentonCity · Posted April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Treatment options · 16 replies
  • In trying to share Medscape Multispecialty articles before I learned I guess you have to be a member to open a link soooo here's a super long article cut/paste. The 40 references simply made it waaay ...

Pleural Drain and Pain

Evelet
  • By Evelet · Posted April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 2 replies
  • Anyone out there have experience with Pain around a Pleural drain? In early January I had an Aspira drain put in for a chronic pleural effusion A few weeks ago I developed pain under my shoulder blade ...

Hello.... I am a new to this group

Blessbme93
  • By Blessbme93 · Posted April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Newly diagnosed · 23 replies
  • I would like to introduce my self. My name is Lisa and I am 50 years old, married with two kids in high school. I am falily new to advance BC . I had stage 2 BC in 2007 (masectomy, chemo, and radiation ...

Thank you

Ann2800
  • By Ann2800 · Posted April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 8 replies
  • Just want to thank everyone for being there for me this week. You have all made me feel so much better! I have my scan on the 28 and will pray on that. Thank you again my friends.....glad I found you ...

Teranova

cwoos4
  • By cwoos4 · Posted April 21, 2014
  • Discussion in Support groups · 13 replies
  • Anybody hear from Teranova? She shows as inactive. She was having problems with her eyes. I hope everything is ok. Cindy ...

Joyride

Plasterdust
  • By Plasterdust · Posted April 21, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • My new blog post@ Http:\\eursley.wordpress.com ...

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