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Daughter just diagnosed - FRUSTRATED!

92blkrose
  • By 92blkrose · New reply March 9, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • On February 4th, my youngest daughter, Diana, was diagnosed with cervical cancer. She is a 36 year old single mother, raising three wonderful children – one with autism. We have been playing the waiting ...

So confused

Hopeisdivine
  • By Hopeisdivine · New reply October 31, 2013
  • 1 reply
  • My mum was diagnosed with cervical cancer stage 4b and im confused as i read that 4b is when it spreads to other organs like lungs or liver but my mums has spread to distant lymph nodes only. The drs ...

Options for treating CINIII

Tasha_R
  • By Tasha_R · New reply July 26, 2013
  • 9 replies
  • Hi, my name is Tasha Roy. I have cervical dysplasia, CINIII & I am trying to make a decision about what is the best option for treatment. I have read some very negative experiences when it comes the the ...

Healing cancer from the inside out!

spottyman
  • By spottyman · New reply December 22, 2012
  • 5 replies
  • Hello everyone I recommend everyone who has cancer or knows someone with cancer to watch the documentary Healing cancer from the inside out by Mike Anderson. It maybe sourced free from the internet. Here ...

HUGE decision to make....

teamjojo
  • By teamjojo · New reply January 7, 2012
  • 10 replies
  • this is my first post... unlike my sister ~ "onecollie" (hi Jolene!) and I am really hoping for some opinions from the group. I live in Alberta, Canada :) quick recap.... my other sister Joanne (JoJo ...

Has anyone organized a fundraiser?

TeamVashni
  • By TeamVashni · New reply November 21, 2011
  • 3 replies
  • My bestie has a later stage cervical cancer. I tried to find a "walk" fundraiser to participate in, but I can't find any near me. I want to organize one -- I was a project manager previously. Has anyone ...

I need your help

maria18
  • By maria18 · Posted May 4, 2011
  • 0 replies
  • I have a mentally changelleged sister and has cervical cancer 22 yrs ago, they have done a complete hystarectomy and gave her radiation bars inserted vaginally. Thow it saved her life we are struggling ...

urostomy help

mommydearest
  • By mommydearest · Posted December 13, 2010
  • 0 replies
  • My urostomy bag keeps falling off and I hve constant accidents. Can anyone give me suggestions as to how to prevent this? thans ...

Pain after hysterectomey

YAPPY22
  • By YAPPY22 · Posted December 9, 2010
  • 0 replies
  • Hello, Im very new to this site but im very pleased i found it. i had a TAH on Nov 29th 2010 (11 days ago) my ovaries are still intact my gyn told me my surgery went great however i dont feel that way ...

Girlfriend has reoccuring HPV

Lingering_name (Inactive)
  • By Lingering_name (Inactive) · New reply June 25, 2010
  • 21 replies
  • Alright, where do I start.... This is actually really hard to talk about openly, but I thought why not at least try. Maybe from being able to hear from those that know first hand it might make a little ...

Can a caregiver transmit hpv to a child through bathing or changing diapers

ww43296
  • By ww43296 · New reply December 16, 2009
  • 6 replies
  • Hi, I just want to say that there is so much conflicting information on the internet that I really need some real answers. Last year I asked a nurse if a caregiver could transmit hpv (not the strain that ...

NFCA webinar - Safe & Sound: How to Prevent Medication Mishaps

Amir
  • By Amir · Posted November 10, 2009
  • 0 replies
  • Hello, Here is something that might be of interest for caregivers. The National Family Caregivers Association is hosting a free webinar titled "Safe & Sound: How to Prevent Medication Mishaps" which is ...

should i use this

lynnielousmom08
  • By lynnielousmom08 · New reply October 29, 2009
  • 6 replies
  • hello, I read that after having a leep procedure that you could use betadine suppositories to help with the odor. My only ? is that i break out if i use sented pads so would this be safe for me to use ...

Gardasil approved for Men

CraigNP
  • By CraigNP · New reply October 22, 2009
  • 2 replies
  • http://www.aidsmeds.com/articles/hiv_hpv _gardasil_1667_17453.shtml# Spread the word ...

Problems. Any solution?

Saad
  • By Saad · Posted May 28, 2007
  • 0 replies
  • Please can someone help express how he/she will feel when you have a high prevalence of cervical cancer in a community but no preventive effort by both the community and the authories ...

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