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3 month check

leslie9203
  • By leslie9203 · Posted 1:41 pm
  • 4 replies
  • This is my first time in two years where my three month check-up did not include a PET, CT, and BONE scan. I am only scheduled to receive those every six months now. I will have labs and an Xgeva injection ...

Joyride

Plasterdust
  • By Plasterdust · Posted April 21, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • My new blog post@ Http:\\eursley.wordpress.com ...

At the hospital

LaurieW
  • By LaurieW · Posted April 20, 2014
  • 26 replies
  • Sorry, I haven't been able to post anything, not sure why, my equipment has been acting up, not able to send emails either. I'll see if this post goes this time. I have been breathing oxygen waiting for ...

The unknown is so hard!

AnniePMay
  • By AnniePMay · Posted April 20, 2014
  • 10 replies
  • I was diagnosed with Breast cancer mets to the bone and lung in May 2012. I've been on Zometa and Femara since then. TM have been slowly coming down; but this month spiked up again. PET scan showed new ...

update on test results

Lauralives
  • By Lauralives · Posted April 20, 2014
  • 7 replies
  • It turns out that I have new bone mets. Spine, skull, hip, leg, knee, ribs, shoulder. So I will have to go back on Xgeva injections. My onc says I need to go back on chemo, but thankfully not as traumatic ...

The stalker

Polyana
  • By Polyana · Posted April 20, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • As I entered that cold room, I saw different faces, they were all looking towards the door, each time it opens they gaze, as if they welcome a new guest coming into that shared room. I saw smiling angels ...

I did it again...

hinsopa
  • By hinsopa · Posted April 20, 2014
  • 11 replies
  • Check out my new post at http://www.canceremotions.wordpress.com Come join us over at my blog ...

Waiting...is sooo stressful!

Lauralives
  • By Lauralives · Posted April 17, 2014
  • 13 replies
  • I think waiting (for test results) is so hard. I was doing so well. My doctor was thrilled. Then, at my 6 month follow up my tumor marker was elevated. I waited 2 weeks after finding out about the ...

ok so now what...

kttdp96
  • By kttdp96 · Posted April 15, 2014
  • 18 replies
  • have been through six years of chemo...and now have metastasis to brain and liver and am going through radiation to the brain at present.my last appoinenment the doc said any further treatment would beworse ...

New Member Question

CarolynCasey
  • By CarolynCasey · Posted April 14, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • What is the difference between a public, members only and inspire members postings ...

Faslodex and teeth

Silverdiaz
  • By Silverdiaz · Posted April 11, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • Today, i received the worst dental report I have ever had. I have always taken care of my teeth, having worn braces for 3 years as a kid. I have decay in almost every, single tooth. Teeth without previous ...

Stage IV BC how well will tamoxifen work?

sharon3823
  • By sharon3823 · Posted April 11, 2014
  • 19 replies
  • Hi Met Sisters! You're all the best! I get so much encouragement from and love you all! I have Stage IV BC with mets to bone and lymph glands, diagnosed two and a half years ago for which I started on ...

Scans

Joansy
  • By Joansy · Posted April 11, 2014
  • 7 replies
  • Hi starting ct scan today and next week pet scan and bone need to pray Like some support it would mean alot to me keep you posted its tough nervous ...

lesions smaller

Hrlady53
  • By Hrlady53 · Posted April 11, 2014
  • 13 replies
  • Hello all, I don't post a lot but I do get inspiration by reading your posts. I wanted to share some news. I have been stage 4 for three years. I have lesions on my liver and spine. I have had a bilateral ...

Vit D3

tore
  • By tore · Posted April 9, 2014
  • 16 replies
  • I am very much interested in whether anyone has experience using the hormone called vitamin D3 for BC. I have been reading about the potential benefits of D3, especially super doses (greater than 50,000 ...

Heart broken

CarolynCasey
  • By CarolynCasey · Posted April 8, 2014
  • 27 replies
  • I'm so sad. The Dr confirmed Mets to the lung (3) spots. He will need to biopsy the lung to see if I'm still triple negative. Will have port put back in as well. I have four children and am just heart ...

90 day agony

polytrad
  • By polytrad · Posted April 7, 2014
  • 10 replies
  • My daughter Suzy is having a whole day of scans today, she sent me this poem yesterday ................................ "Its that time again when I think to myself the worse results possible and not much ...

Three weeks after surgery

LaurieW
  • By LaurieW · Posted April 7, 2014
  • 16 replies
  • Hello my dears You asked for an update so: It's three weeks since my brain procedure due to the discovery of two tumors, one surrounded by a cyst (an unusual presentation, usually just hard tumor). The ...

primer on spotting bad science

R
  • By R · Posted April 6, 2014
  • 74 replies
  • http://www.compoundchem.com/2014/04/02/a -rough-guide-to-spotting-bad-science/ I have said much here about correlation not being causation. This is a great reference ...

Doing Well

LauraW43
  • By LauraW43 · Posted April 6, 2014
  • 10 replies
  • Hi everyone - It has been so long since I visited. So many reasons. Working overtime (again), tired, weekly herceptin infusions (thank God it's only that), and working on my foundation. Slowly, slowly ...

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