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Butch-of-Itsinthebag
  • By Butch-of-Itsinthebag · Posted November 30, 2013
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • If you find a post you like you can click on the authors photo and go to their home page. Once there the buttons in the dark line under the photo work the same as on your page, this will allow you to ...

My First Journal Entry

Chemoangel
  • By Chemoangel · Posted November 29, 2013
  • Journal · 5 replies
  • Today is Friday, 11/29/2013, the day after Thanksgiving. I have a lot to be thankful for. I was dx with a large cancerous tumor on 8/10/2012. I have a very strong family history of relatives dying from ...

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone

Butch-of-Itsinthebag
  • By Butch-of-Itsinthebag · Posted November 27, 2013
  • Journal · 21 replies
  • My sincerest wishes that tomorrow treats you all really good. I have so much to be thankful for this year. Finding this place is one of them. Thank you so much. Butch ...

Thank You, From Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · Posted November 26, 2013
  • Journal · 108 replies
  • Hello everyone, As Thanksgiving approaches, all of us at Inspire would like to take a moment to thank you for being part of our community. While we wish no one had to deal with the serious health issues ...

Sing peope, sing.

Katuha
  • By Katuha · Posted November 22, 2013
  • Journal · 21 replies
  • If a street musician shows up on your street ... put a quarter in the hat. http://www.amazingoasis.org/2013/11/best -coin-ever-spent.html Goosebumps ...

Diarrhea

debdolittle
  • By debdolittle · Posted November 21, 2013
  • Discussion in Side effects · 7 replies
  • Help mom has been on zeloda and having weakness due to the excessive bowel movements. She is eating but very weak she has the colon CA with liver mets. The colon is clean now but taking chemo and xeloda ...

Dr. K's Magic Box

Katuha
  • By Katuha · Posted November 20, 2013
  • Journal · 4 replies
  • This is a state-of-the-art magic box. It must have many meanings and morals related to this cancer forum but I'm still trying to figure it all out. My main question is, "WHY?" What's your take on this ...

TO ENTER ITSINTHEBAG COTTAGE OR ACCESS A JOURNAL

Butch-of-Itsinthebag
  • By Butch-of-Itsinthebag · Posted November 18, 2013
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  • TO ENTER ITSINTHEBAG COTTAGE OR ACCESS A THIS IS A PUBLIC SERVICE MESSAGE Click on the picture of the person you are interested in. When you get to their page hit the Journal button under the pic it should ...

Bleeding stomach ulcer and hospice

Chanswife
  • By Chanswife · Posted November 17, 2013
  • Discussion in Side effects · 0 replies
  • Well all the cancer in Chandler's body has now caused a bleeding stomach ulcer. After vomiting blood Thursday afternoon we ended back in the ER and hospital for a night to settle him down. The employees ...

TO ENTER ITSINTHEBAG COTTAGE OR ACCESS A JOURNAL

Butch-of-Itsinthebag
  • By Butch-of-Itsinthebag · Posted November 16, 2013
  • Journal · 7 replies
  • THIS IS A PUBLIC SERVICE MESSAGE Click on the picture of the person you are interested in. When you get to their page hit the Journal button under the pic it should open the journal to you friend only ...

My cancer story.

broncointexas
  • By broncointexas · Posted November 15, 2013
  • Journal · 9 replies
  • In Aug. 2011 at age 48 I was diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer that had spread to my liver.Later that month (after I had a port put in) I started on chemo,I had every bad side effect that comes with ...

Nausea

Faith2687
  • By Faith2687 · Posted November 15, 2013
  • Discussion in Side effects · 8 replies
  • Hi everyone :-) any one have any suggestions on whats good for nausea and vomiting? My mom just got her 2nd chemo (Folfox) and she just woke up with nausea. Overall she's been doing really good just the ...

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MField
  • By MField · Posted November 14, 2013
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • http://just-another-cancer-blog.blogspot .co.nz/2013/11/where-do-i-begin.html ...

Chemotherapy after surgery

Sunshine63334
  • By Sunshine63334 · Posted November 14, 2013
  • Discussion in Treatment · 7 replies
  • My husband (39) was diagnosed with T3N1M0 rectal cancer in September and will finish his last pre-surgery radiation/chemo treatment tomorrow. We've been doing this for 5 1/2 weeks (28 total treatments ...

Short Video

AliveAndKicknDD
  • By AliveAndKicknDD · Posted November 11, 2013
  • Journal · 5 replies
  • This is a short video I did for genetic cancer screening, specifically at Myriad Laboratories http://youtu.be/8F4MZ11kuhg ...

My Husband has stage 4 colon cancer

pamsie1005
  • By pamsie1005 · Posted November 9, 2013
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 6 replies
  • Hi ! I am new to the group just actually found this the other day. My husband has stage 4 colon cancer with mets to his lungs. He was diagnosed in January of 2010 and has had surgery to remove a section ...

Lung mets

Cb75
  • By Cb75 · Posted November 6, 2013
  • Discussion in Treatment · 0 replies
  • I have colon cancer with lung mets. I am considering treatment with Dr. axel Rolle in Germany. He does a laser removal of multiple mets. Does anyone here have any information or experience with laser ...

Weight loss with chemo for Stage IV

Lorenafs2000
  • By Lorenafs2000 · Posted November 6, 2013
  • Discussion in Side effects · 17 replies
  • Hi All, My father was diagnosed of colon cancer Stage IV last June. He has to have chemo for life. He started the chemo mids July and so far he had 8 treatments. One of the bigges issues for us is the ...

psoriatic arthritis plus cancer

anngee
  • By anngee · Posted November 5, 2013
  • Discussion in Living with cancer · 0 replies
  • I'm a 3 year survivor of stage 3 colon cancer. I have developed psoriatic arthritis. What treatment is available for the arthritis ...

NATIVE WISDOM

Katuha
  • By Katuha · Posted November 2, 2013
  • Journal · 9 replies
  • The Indians asked their Chief in autumn if the winter was going to be cold or not. Not really knowing an answer, the chief replies that the winter was going to be cold and that the members of the village ...

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