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This Girl kicked Cancers Ass !!!

  • By Trishyff · New reply 9:25 am
  • Journal · 65 replies
  • I did it, I did it....Today I got the results of my CT scan, NED baby !!! I am so freaking happy, I cant control my emotions. One second I am laughing then I am crying. This has been the craziest, most ...

Checking In

  • By SeeGirlLive · New reply yesterday at 9:04 pm
  • Journal · 25 replies
  • 4/17: I tried just now to stand up and walk to the lamp so that I could turn it off. I got dizzy and started seeing flashing lights in front of my eyes. It’s like in Speed Racer! Now I’m laying back down ...

I did it again...

  • By hinsopa · New reply yesterday at 8:20 pm
  • Journal · 10 replies
  • Check out my new post at Come join us over at my blog ...

Boost VHC Drink - 530 Calories

  • By Duvie · New reply yesterday at 4:16 pm
  • Journal · 72 replies
  • Thanks to a lovely lady battling ALS, I have found out about this new Boost high- calorie drink to pass on to those struggling to maintain or to gain weight. Check it out online. Take special notice to ...

Astrocytoma Grade 2 - Age 70 - From Diagnosis Diary

  • By Karen1966 · New reply yesterday at 1:20 pm
  • Journal · 16 replies
  • 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 ...

If I were a mouse cancer doctor....

  • By Denzie · New reply April 21, 2014
  • Journal · 8 replies
  • "If I were a mouse cancer doctor, I would be king, unquestionably. I can cure almost all of mouse cancer with the existing portfolio of drugs available to me." These are the words of one research dr in ...

Laser Surgery on Thursday

  • By sks44 · New reply April 21, 2014
  • Journal · 14 replies
  • Hi all, I am scheduled for laser surgery on Thursday to blast an opening through the tumor blocking my left mainstem bronchus. This will be the first of three laser procedures. Hopefully, this will allow ...

Home Hospice

  • By Varya · New reply April 21, 2014
  • Journal · 29 replies
  • Yesterday I set up my home hospice care, to the shock of friends and family. But at 79 plus and stuck with a very difficult living situation I don't want any more chemo. Very scary decision, of course ...

Family can be really stupid

  • By Trishyff · New reply April 21, 2014
  • Journal · 63 replies
  • Lets see where do I begin....It's 5am and I feel blessed to be here. I havent felt any symptoms except fatigue from the treatment (#3) which I think is a good thing. But it does make me wonder if its ...

Dont mean to be a fraud but i really need help .

  • By kala · New reply April 20, 2014
  • Discussion in Radiation therapy · 3 replies
  • I'm sorry to join this group when I thankfully don't have cancer but I really need help and couldn't find it anywhere else . I have schwannomatosis which causes schwannoma tumours to grow all over my ...

New Bump in the Road

  • By Mikesgal · New reply April 20, 2014
  • Journal · 16 replies
  • Mike is in the hospital; Yesterday morning he fell asleep in the shower chair and passed out, got to the hospital and he has a tumor in the brain. No more details yet, but I've been suspecting this was ...

Force Feeding

  • By SeeGirlLive · New reply April 19, 2014
  • Journal · 26 replies
  • Today is Chemo 5 Day 1 My WBCs were still low, but higher than they were last week. My RBCs were almost normal. I did have some random bruising. I'm still having some electrolyte imbalance issues which ...

Completely Drained

  • By SeeGirlLive · New reply April 19, 2014
  • Journal · 86 replies
  • I am extremely tired. Impossibly exhausted. I haven't been online much because of it, so if I haven't replied to you, communicated with you, or updated anyone on something, I swear I'm not ignoring you ...

Avastin - the good and the bad

  • By kazzole · New reply April 19, 2014
  • Discussion in Side effects of treatment · 2 replies
  • For those of us who use chemo containing Avastin, there can be good results and some bad side effects, both of which I experienced in the last few weeks. In my case, the good results were very good indeed ...

Far Infrared Detox sauna

  • By cancancer · Posted April 18, 2014
  • Discussion in Alternative therapies · 0 replies
  • Anybody tried Far Infrared Sauna for detoxing? If so, what were the benefits you noticed? Do you think it shrinks tumors or maybe detoxes the body so it can fight them? Has anyone tried it for pain relief ...


  • By suekell · New reply April 18, 2014
  • Discussion in Chemotherapy · 7 replies
  • I had my second chemo last Friday, and yesterday i had the most awful diarrhoea and stomach cramps. It was like water gushing out and the anti-diarrhoea tablets did not work. Has anyone else experienced ...

another day and trying to move forward

  • By reflection571 · New reply April 17, 2014
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • I have been here working and asking myself why??? Why am I even here? But know I have a purpose in life...If only I wasnt filled with such insecurities...I know I am strong but the weight I feel is so ...

Maybe I want to stay positive...

  • By Trishyff · New reply April 17, 2014
  • Journal · 14 replies
  • I know I can call my ONC and get the results from my CT scan but I have an appointment on Thursday. I know it sounds silly but I know on Thursday when I find out the scan will be clean ...

3 month scan results on Tarceva

  • By cin298 · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Journal · 4 replies
  • My husband with stage 4 extensive got his first scan since being on Tarceva for 3 month. The results were amazing, showing a 53% reduction in the main tumor in his lung! Brain and Adrenal Glands are now ...


  • By jpappas · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Journal · 5 replies
  • Well here it is in less than 3 days I will be having surgery. Feeling kinda anxious. Just ready to get this done and over with. Can anyone give me some info on their experience with surgery and the days ...

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