AAIII Tumor on Left Side

  • By tsully · Posted 1:34 pm
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  • Hi! In November 2013 my husband has been diagnosed with Anaplastic Astrocytoma III tumor on the left side of his brain which is inoperable. He did not have any symptoms prior to the blurry vision, loss ...

Got Cannabis? Let's Talk About This Plant!

  • By floridaherbhouse · Posted 12:45 pm
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  • Okay well first off, well, ummm, yes so many of us are tired of the worthless posts stating that cannabis is basically worthless because there have been no studies conducted here in the USA. Well BAHUMBUG ...

MRI was great!

  • By michelle39 · Posted April 21, 2014
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  • Just got home from getting the results of my husbands latest MRI and the Doctor said it looks great! 31 months on wednesday since he was diagnosed. I will sleep so good tonight ...

I did it again...

  • By hinsopa · Posted April 20, 2014
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  • Check out my new post at Come join us over at my blog ...


  • By jacquiS7 · Posted April 19, 2014
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  • I am new to this site. My mum was diagnosed with a grade 4 glioblastoma multiforme brain tumour in June 2013, had two surgeries to debulk the tumour, followed by radiotherapy and chemo. We have recently ...

Neuoplasm of Uncertain Behavior of Brain and Spinal Cord (HCC)

  • By ElleMadix · Posted April 14, 2014
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  • Good Afternoon Everyone, This is my first journal entry on the website, and I have to be honest with all of you when I say that my hand is shaking the entire time I'm trying to "swype" the journal entry ...

Finding the post you posted or responded to and update on my scalp lesions

  • By larrylm53 · Posted April 13, 2014
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  • You can go to the top right and click on your home page, then click on post. >>>>> you can also toggle between ( new all ) and ( new active ). Sometimes when no one responds the post can move down the ...

My journal

  • By Renalroy · Posted April 13, 2014
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  • I have so much to say, I really don't know where to begin. April 11th- Roddy had an oncology appointment today. The said the the paralysis on his left side is due to the tumor. They scheduled him for ...

Our GBM Journey

  • By jmvirwin · Posted April 11, 2014
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  • Below is an accounting of our battle with GBM. My husband was diagnosed and died within 6 months. His NO called it an unusually aggressive course. All i know is that it was heart wrenching and exhausting ...

My sister Karen

  • By ginnyturner · Posted April 7, 2014
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  • I signed to this page shortly after my sister's diagnosis..she was diagnosed with GBM last June's unexplainable what goes through tour head when you are told that your loved one has a tumor ...

Radiation Treatment Questions

  • By gloria23 · Posted April 3, 2014
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  • Hi, I was diagnosed with a Petroclival Meningioma on March 3, 2012, it measured 4 X 5.7 X 4.4 cm. and I had a resection done on June 26, 2012 at MD Anderson,and removed 40% of my tumor. I was told by ...

New and wish I had never heard of GBM

  • By txaggie86 · Posted April 2, 2014
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  • Hi: I am glad I found this site and know I will need it more and more. My dad's friend called me on March 3 and told me she thought he was "off." My dad is 72. I went to his house and he was off a bit ...

Two years out

  • By SXMCT · Posted March 25, 2014
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  • After two full days of doctors, we have results from the latest MRI. What is left of the tumor is stable. They actually can't tell if the tumor is even active anymore, and the neuro onc was pondering ...


  • By michelle39 · Posted March 22, 2014
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  • After 3 weeks of doctors, MRI scans and PET scans The doctors are finally all on the same page. After countless meeting with many different doctors the latest scans show my husbands spot they were all ...

New Life

  • By FrenchieMia · Posted March 20, 2014
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  • I have been diagnosed with a brain tumor over 12 years ago now. I was a normal 27 years old with no health issue to speak of when one day heading to friends for the weekend I started feeling weird, not ...

Astrocytoma Grade 2 - Age 70 - From Diagnosis Diary

  • By Karen1966 · Posted March 20, 2014
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  • I see and hear so many wanting to know what is going to happen next and I have actually kept a "diary" of sorts since my husband's diagnosis. I thought I would post my diary of what has happened with ...

Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
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  • We just finished a brand new special report, “Experts by experience 2014: A compilation of patients’ stories”, in partnership with the Stanford University School of Medicine. It is a 31-page collection ...


  • By Yris · Posted March 18, 2014
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  • Hi! I am Yris, the caregiver of my lovely husband Larry. He was diagnosed with SCLC Limited, a large tumor was found in his chest by November 2013 causing so much pain in my husband, no even the strongest ...

Hitting a milestone -- 5,000 photos posted already

  • By John2 · Posted March 18, 2014
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  • From: John Novack, communications director, Inspire 3/18/14 Dear members, I'm writing to let you know that in a little more than a month, members here have posted more than 5,000 photos. Congratulations ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD

  • By John2 · Posted March 14, 2014
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  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients ...

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