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FasterCures social media "Thunderclap" initiative

MNMKONA
  • By MNMKONA · New reply November 20, 2014
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • For those unfamiliar with this organizations efforts: http://www.fastercures.org/ I've been following Michael Milken' efforts for a short while now and I'm very impressed with his down to earth, dogged ...

Feeling scared

Madera2014
  • By Madera2014 · New reply November 18, 2014
  • Discussion in Late Stage · 16 replies
  • My husband who is 56 years old was diagnosed with Stage IV stomach cancer in March 2014 with mets to the liver. He has been on chemo since March and has been on two different chemo cocktails. He first ...

Thursday, November 13, 2014 - Miami Dolphins v. Buffalo Bills

DDFEventsJenna
  • By DDFEventsJenna · Posted November 13, 2014
  • Discussion in Awareness and Fundraising Events · 0 replies · Photos
  • Thursday, November 13, 2014 - Miami Dolphins v. Buffalo Bills Let's "Kick-Off" Curing Stomach Cancer Month! Take advantage of this exclusive group offer for the Miami Dolphins football games in November ...

Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 1st Annual New Jersey Night of Laughter

DDFEventsJenna
  • By DDFEventsJenna · Posted November 13, 2014
  • Discussion in Awareness and Fundraising Events · 0 replies · Photos
  • Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 1st Annual New Jersey Night of Laughter This First New Jersey Night of Laughter is being held In memory of Jennifer Zambrana. Location: The Morganville Firehouse 78 Tennent ...

Stomach Cancer Jeans Day - Friday, November 14, 2014

DDFEventsJenna
  • By DDFEventsJenna · Posted November 13, 2014
  • Discussion in Awareness and Fundraising Events · 0 replies · Photos
  • Stomach Cancer Jeans Day - Friday, November 14, 2014 Do you want to wear jeans to work, school or play and at the same time raise money for stomach cancer research? You can if you take part in this unique ...

Thursday, November 13, 2014 - New York Happy Hour

DDFEventsJenna
  • By DDFEventsJenna · Posted November 13, 2014
  • Discussion in Awareness and Fundraising Events · 0 replies · Photos
  • Join DDF's New York Chapter Happy Hour! This is an opportunity to meet fellow DDF New York supporters and collaborate on ideas and fundraising ideas in the City. Location: Von Bar, 3 Bleecker Street ...

November is Curing Stomach Cancer Month

DDFEventsJenna
  • By DDFEventsJenna · Posted November 13, 2014
  • Discussion in Awareness and Fundraising Events · 0 replies · Photos
  • November is Curing Stomach Cancer Month and the perfect time to get involved! November has officially been proclaimed Curing Stomach Cancer Month in the United States in Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Maryland ...

November is Curing Stomach Cancer Month!

DDFEventsJenna
  • By DDFEventsJenna · Posted November 13, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies · Photos
  • November is Curing Stomach Cancer Month and the perfect time to get involved! November has officially been proclaimed Curing Stomach Cancer Month in the United States in Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Maryland ...

DDF Survivor Story - Eric Swanson

PREP_Coordinator
  • By PREP_Coordinator · New reply November 9, 2014
  • Discussion in Survivor Stories · 10 replies · Photos
  • My name is Eric Swanson. I am a 44 year-old resident of northeast Ohio and I was diagnosed with Stage IV stomach cancer in November, 2013. I am married to an amazing woman, Carrie, and we are proud parents ...

Scared for surgery

Cancerfreemom
  • By Cancerfreemom · New reply November 7, 2014
  • Discussion in Treatment · 8 replies
  • Hi there... I am 40yrs old... Mom of 4 and just finishing 9 weeks of chemo for stomach cancer... It was caught early and has not invaded the mucosal lining however I still need a total gastrectomy next ...

Best hospitals/doctors

Alexisbawlmer
  • By Alexisbawlmer · New reply October 23, 2014
  • Discussion in Newly Diagnosed · 1 reply
  • Where can I find information on the best hospitals and doctors for treating stomach cancer? My father has been diagnosed with stage III stomach cancer and I want to get him the best treatment possible ...

Compassionate Use Matching Service/Social Network

MNMKONA
  • By MNMKONA · New reply October 21, 2014
  • Journal · 13 replies
  • "Why Innovative Drug Access Can't Wait" I have been moved lately (more so than usual) in reading many threads & posts from people expressing frustrations related to the long process of drug development ...

Radiation for lymph nodes

Sdalzell
  • By Sdalzell · Posted October 12, 2014
  • Discussion in Treatment · 0 replies
  • I am 36 years old and was diagnosed with stage IV Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer in August 2013. I have been undergoing chemotherapy since then. Last month additional lymphnodes near my clavicles became ...

Stage IV stomach cancer. What should I be asking?

Reflective
  • By Reflective · New reply October 4, 2014
  • Discussion in Newly Diagnosed · 7 replies
  • Hi. My name is Rick. I am 48 yrs old. I am married and have 3 kids. 23, 20, and 12. I found Team Inspire researching lung cancer for my mom. Great advice from very knowledgeable people. My mom lost her ...

Stage IV stomach cancer. Diagnosed 9/5/14

Reflective
  • By Reflective · New reply October 4, 2014
  • Journal · 9 replies
  • Hi. My name is Rick. I am 48 yrs old. I am married and have 3 kids. 23, 20, and 12. I found Team Inspire researching lung cancer for my mom. Great advice from very knowledgeable people. My mom lost her ...

Prediabetic Patients May Face Higher Risk for Stomach Cancer

PREP_Coordinator
  • By PREP_Coordinator · Posted September 29, 2014
  • Discussion in Research · 0 replies · Photos
  • September 8, 2014 - Prediabetic Patients May Face Higher Risk for Stomach Cancer Having too much sugar in your blood, even if you are not diabetic, is considered unhealthy and there may be an association ...

Gastroenterologists/gastric surgeons at Johns Hopkins

lrsva
  • By lrsva · Posted September 28, 2014
  • Discussion in Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer · 0 replies
  • Hello, I have lost several relatives to hereditary diffuse gastric cancer and have learned that I have the e-cadherin/CDH1 gene mutation. I'm writing to inquire whether anyone knows of a gastroenterologist ...

Cyramza

Slf12
  • By Slf12 · New reply September 19, 2014
  • Discussion in Treatment · 4 replies
  • Has anyone had any positive reactions to this new medication. We will find out on Monday if it has had any affect on my husband's stomach cancer ...

New column: "So my life will be shorter than I’d hoped"

John2
  • By John2 · Posted September 16, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 9/16/14 Dear members, I am writing to share with you a new column, "So my life will be shorter than I’d hoped – what should I do differently?" in "Scope ...

“C” is for Controversy

PREP_Coordinator
  • By PREP_Coordinator · New reply September 3, 2014
  • Discussion in Research · 1 reply · Photos
  • “C” is for Controversy - Jury is Still Out on Whether Vitamin C Can Prevent Cancer Vitamin C and its effects on cancer has been a controversy for decades. In the 1970s two-time Nobel Prize winner Linus ...

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