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sueblue22
  • By sueblue22 · New reply yesterday at 8:05 pm
  • Discussion in Treatment options · 32 replies
  • I’m against traditional treatment. When I first found out I had cancer, I knew traditional Radiation and Chemo were not right for me. God lead me to a different form of treatment. Through my research ...

Karen

Shopgrl07
  • By Shopgrl07 · New reply yesterday at 7:09 pm
  • 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 ...

The unknown is so hard!

AnniePMay
  • By AnniePMay · New reply yesterday at 3:14 pm
  • Journal · 10 replies
  • I was diagnosed with Breast cancer mets to the bone and lung in May 2012. I've been on Zometa and Femara since then. TM have been slowly coming down; but this month spiked up again. PET scan showed new ...

her2 pos liver mets bone mets

fishinchez
  • By fishinchez · New reply yesterday at 2:28 pm
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 12 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 ...

Hi! What does TNBC mean? Thanks so much.

AbraxaneUser
  • By AbraxaneUser · New reply yesterday at 2:23 pm
  • 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 ...

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

Blessbme93
  • By Blessbme93 · New reply yesterday at 2:11 pm
  • 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 ...

debsings obituary

debsing
  • By debsing · New reply yesterday at 1:51 pm
  • Discussion in In memoriam · 14 replies
  • Mom's obituary ...

At the hospital

LaurieW
  • By LaurieW · New reply yesterday at 12:39 pm
  • Journal · 26 replies
  • Sorry, I haven't been able to post anything, not sure why, my equipment has been acting up, not able to send emails either. I'll see if this post goes this time. I have been breathing oxygen waiting for ...

Horrible pain after 2nd surgery now

Beemer
  • By Beemer · New reply yesterday at 11:53 am
  • Discussion in Treatment options · 16 replies
  • Well since August when I had slight fracture and bad compression on my spine. The pain has been horrible ever since. I had 1st surgery in march. Surgeon tried to put 4cc's of acrylic cement but could ...

I did it again...

hinsopa
  • By hinsopa · New reply yesterday at 11:49 am
  • Journal · 11 replies
  • Check out my new post at http://www.canceremotions.wordpress.com Come join us over at my blog ...

Tommie C

Lrtlch
  • By Lrtlch · New reply yesterday at 11:34 am
  • Discussion in Newly diagnosed · 2 replies
  • Anyone with stage IV stomach cancer. Husband diagnosed feb 1st. Taking 3000 mg of Xeloda 3 in am/3.in pm. On 4th cycle. TM down to 14 but have read that doesn't mean anything??? He said he would have ...

Poster of Faith and Not giving up

Dorivee
  • By Dorivee · New reply yesterday at 9:13 am
  • 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 ...

side effects getting worse and are not consistent.

Mkathybrown
  • By Mkathybrown · New reply April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 23 replies
  • Hello again my cancer survivors. I just wanted to know if anyone of you have experienced your side effects getting worse.? I am on cisplatin/gemzar 3 week cycle. I have TNBC 2a, recurrence. My side effects ...

Terrified. Double vision again

JAMILLA
  • By JAMILLA · New reply April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 11 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 ...

Pleural Drain and Pain

Evelet
  • By Evelet · New reply 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 ...

8th Annual Conference for Women Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer

kathylhall
  • By kathylhall · New reply April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 21 replies
  • I pretty excited! I just got approved for a $500 grant (reimbursement) for me to attend this conference next month. It's put on by Living Beyond Breast Cancer. The date is April 26 and 27 and it's in ...

Help! What is this??

kelly622
  • By kelly622 · New reply April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 24 replies
  • I had radiation to my skull and brain in 2003. The bald spot on my head was about the size of a cereal bowl. It took longer for the hair to come back than it did for chemo. Just this past week the big ...

Not What I Expected

Mary2012
  • By Mary2012 · New reply April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 11 replies
  • Its been interesting at work this week. I teach in Cali and teach juniors who are, at this moment , bombarded with CSt testing math and English, EAP testing for CSU's and the new Smarter Balanced test ...

update on test results

Lauralives
  • By Lauralives · New reply April 22, 2014
  • Journal · 7 replies
  • It turns out that I have new bone mets. Spine, skull, hip, leg, knee, ribs, shoulder. So I will have to go back on Xgeva injections. My onc says I need to go back on chemo, but thankfully not as traumatic ...

Is it my period or recurrence

Polyana
  • By Polyana · New reply April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 8 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 ...

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