Only time will tell, but its not talking...

  • By RJFar · Posted April 13, 2014
  • 7 replies
  • Just in the nic of time my nose report came in Basel cell. I can live with it. I was told it has to grow back since they think they got the margins. Now we have Friday the 11 th. Saw the oncologist. Waiting ...

Oncologist Appointment on Thursday

  • By Alijda · Posted April 13, 2014
  • 11 replies
  • I have my first appointment with the Oncologist this Thursday and I am very nervous about this consultation as hearing statistics is not what anyone likes to hear as only The Good Lord knows the day and ...

Force Feeding

  • By SeeGirlLive · Posted April 7, 2014
  • 24 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 ...

Nose cancer! Haven't I been through enough!

  • By RJFar · Posted April 6, 2014
  • 24 replies
  • Thursday I found out I have nose cancer. I feel like I am getting hit from Evey angle. Cancerous polyps removed, rare Falliopian Tube serous carcinoma, every where. I know Job was tested hard, but I keep ...

Prayers for my sister

  • By kathyatgoose · Posted April 5, 2014
  • 7 replies
  • Just received news my sister appears to have her first recurrance. Her CA125 was 2000 when she was first diagnosed with OVCA Stage 3C and very ill. She then had surgery and a year of chemo. After that ...

When do you shave your head

  • By catladyforever · Posted April 5, 2014
  • 21 replies
  • My mother has had 3 rds of chemo her hair is super thin. She has been wearing hats, but when she takes the hat off she said her hair hurts??? Any ideas ...

Reoccurrence is Official :(

  • By Brewster89 · Posted April 4, 2014
  • 13 replies
  • Greetings everyone, Been in a bit of a shock lately, but I knew this day was going to come eventually. After rising CA-125, currently at 464...the story continues... My wife was diagnosed 12/14/2102 ...

NOCC Austin, TX Chapter

  • By Rubsters11 · Posted April 4, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • For you folks living in Austin, TX The National Ovarian Cancer Coalition Austin Chapter has a meet up once a month. Here are the details. I hope you can join us. See you this Saturday at Lady Bird Lake ...

Good News

  • By Rubsters11 · Posted April 4, 2014
  • 13 replies
  • Though I've been replying to posts for a while, this is my first official post. I just wanted to share some good news! After completing my six rounds of chemo, the last one being on March 4, and having ...

Eating Dusty Socks

  • By SeeGirlLive · Posted April 4, 2014
  • 29 replies
  • My calcium is extremely low. That may be why the tingly feelings and not neuropathy? That's an easier fix. I guess I will find out once this calcium is done. If anyone knows a way to make food taste less ...

Icities fluid decrease

  • By linedancer3293 · Posted April 3, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • My recent CT showed a decrease in the fluid and am confused. Has anyone esle had this happen ...

Support Group in Temecula, CA area 4/3

  • By kkools · Posted April 3, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Michelle's Place, a resource center for Breast Cancer in Temecula CA has added an Ovarian Cancer Support group starting 4/3, from 6:30-8 pm. Very exciting! I've been attending the breast cancer group ...

Carbon / Taxol... Lukine shots Bloody nose

  • By catladyforever · Posted April 2, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • Hello my mom is 85. Had 3rd round of chemo Monday plenty of Lukine. shots also a blood transfusion a week ago. Her color looks very good even rosie cheeks. The shots make her feel yukkie. Heavy, sore ...

Hi world

  • By LiLBeaner · Posted March 31, 2014
  • 7 replies
  • I wanted to say hello to everyone, it's been far too long! I have super busy with school, I finally finished my AA, and now I'm working on my bachelors at UCF ...

health update

  • By cutemooloverj9 · Posted March 31, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • So after the recurrence last year, January (exactly 1 month shy of my last laparoscopy) became my scare factor. Had my emergency (urgent care) ca-125 (17) and ultrasound. Discovered a growth on my remaining ...

Just dx with Ovarian Cancer

  • By be_123 · Posted March 30, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Hello I am new to this website, and would love to hear and talk about this cancer if anybody will visit with me. I have to say I do get anxiety sometimes when I talk about it. But I am trying to understand ...

Inhibiting Cancer With Diet

  • By tealstar · Posted March 30, 2014
  • 14 replies
  • rving-tumors-of-their-blood-supply/?utm_ source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=s tarving-tumors-of-their-blood-supply&utm ...

Phase Ii of my journey

  • By Katzlemita · Posted March 30, 2014
  • 11 replies
  • Today 30 mar 2014, I started my clear liquid diet in support of my hysterectomy surgery on Monday. It is like leaving the known completely and finally entering into the unknown. I am ready to face whatever ...

I'm Happy For You?

  • By SeeGirlLive · Posted March 29, 2014
  • 15 replies
  • I've waited a little to write about this, but I can write about it now. My sister is pregnant again. Now, this was not exactly intentional, but neither was my niece, and she is the best thing that has ...

Estrogen Positive Tumors?

  • By tealstar · Posted March 27, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Ovarian and breast cells are commonly used by labs to test plastics for estrogens---also called environmental xenoestrogens. In the case of the new, BPA free plastics, lab results across different test ...

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