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This Girl kicked Cancers Ass !!!

Trishyff
  • By Trishyff · Posted April 17, 2014
  • Journal · 5 recommendations
  • 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 ...

TKI – a new hypothesis about resistances

Bernie3
  • By Bernie3 · Posted April 19, 2014
  • Discussion in Non-small cell lung cancer - General · 2 recommendations
  • Dear Inspire friends, I have been thinking about the notion of resistance. Most of us respond to tyrosine kinase inhibitors for a certain period of time and then develop a resistance. I have been reading ...

pain management

Petra1103
  • By Petra1103 · Posted yesterday at 10:04 am
  • Discussion in Non-small cell lung cancer - Stage IV · 1 recommendation
  • I was wondering how many of you are utilizing pain management doctors? I have been told that my pain management doctor is one of the best in town. However I cannot say that of their staff. When it comes ...

My Journey

ceilann
  • By ceilann · Posted April 21, 2014
  • Journal · 1 recommendation
  • Had my 3rd chemo treatment on April 10th and all went well. Also had a brain MRI done before my treatment to check on 2 small mets the size of a pencil eraser that was found on a scan back in February ...

No More Chemo

Brendalou
  • By Brendalou · Posted April 19, 2014
  • Discussion in Family members and caregivers · 1 recommendation
  • My Prince and I went for his chemo Thursday only for the oncologist to tell us Stan's scans showed the cancer is growing in his liver and bones. The chemo is not working anymore....this is his second ...

"Hegira"

Dwindle
  • By Dwindle · Posted April 19, 2014
  • Discussion in Hope, friends and humor · 1 recommendation
  • Dear Inspire Friends, "Hegira" means: To take flight to escape; to travel from a place of danger to a place of safety. In our collective lives, being joined here in the Inspire Community, the common element ...

Positive Mental Attitude, and then some!

Stubby55
  • By Stubby55 · Posted April 18, 2014
  • Discussion in Non-small cell lung cancer - General · 1 recommendation
  • I've never posted a link before so I don't know if this will work. My elder daughter shared this on my Facebook page. I think it's inspiring, hope you do to. (If it works!). Btw, it was all I could manage ...

My oncologist called me a walking miracle.

Denzie
  • By Denzie · Posted April 18, 2014
  • Discussion in Non-small cell lung cancer - Stage IV · 1 recommendation
  • So I'm happy dancing. We talked about my treatment and recovery and all that good stuff. I told him I thought I was just a freak of nature. LOL! We looked at the ct to see the individual rib fractures ...

New Bump in the Road

Mikesgal
  • By Mikesgal · Posted April 18, 2014
  • Journal · 1 recommendation
  • 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 ...

Love this song!

kamurphy
  • By kamurphy · Posted April 18, 2014
  • Discussion in Hope, friends and humor · 1 recommendation
  • I love this song and I hope to stand up and do something to fight the terrible disease! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b_RjndG0 IX8 ...

Blog: So tired.

designeremily
  • By designeremily · Posted April 18, 2014
  • Journal · 1 recommendation
  • I am already feeling the wear and tear as a caregiver and it hasn't even been a month yet. I think the worst part is that Burton just isn't back to his old self at all. He's about 80% there, the other ...

another day and trying to move forward

reflection571
  • By reflection571 · Posted April 17, 2014
  • Journal · 1 recommendation
  • 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 ...

Good news

Tomm1215
  • By Tomm1215 · Posted April 17, 2014
  • Discussion in Family members and caregivers · 1 recommendation
  • Good morning friends. I wanted to give you an update on mom. She got a call from her hospice nurse stating that she will be coming tomorrow and discharging my mom from hospice care. She has been on hospice ...

Personalized Medicine-"MOST"

davstar
  • By davstar · Posted April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Treatment options · 1 recommendation
  • Good Evening---As I was wondering around tonight exploring one of my favorite past times searching clinical trials I stumbled upon a trial over in the PIk3ca Group Named. "MOST" Well---I looked around ...
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