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Stage IV adenocarcinoma

sunshine-everyday
  • By sunshine-everyday · Posted April 10, 2014
  • In Non-small cell lung cancer - Adenocarcinoma · 6 replies
  • Hi, thank you everybody for the encouragement and valuable advises. Would like to share the news that x ray report taken on 03April shows that the right perihilar mass has markedly reduced in size to ...

Stage IV adenocarcinoma

sunshine-everyday
  • By sunshine-everyday · Posted April 10, 2014
  • In Non-small cell lung cancer - Adenocarcinoma · 0 replies
  • Hi, thank you everybody for the encouragement and valuable advises. Would like to share the news that x ray report taken on 03April shows that the right perihilar mass has markedly reduced in size to ...

No energy - in bed most of the Time

Fkstudio
  • By Fkstudio · Posted April 10, 2014
  • In Non-small cell lung cancer - Stage IV · 6 replies
  • My dad has on energy and wants to stay lying or seating list of the time. He has a lesion on L3 which cause "pain" to his right leg = radiation scheduled in the next colins day. Before pneumonia last ...

Anyone on "Everolimus"

AlpineHorseLady
  • By AlpineHorseLady · Posted April 10, 2014
  • In Non-small cell lung cancer - Stage IV · 15 replies
  • Hi All, We received my father's Foundation One report/results today. He is KRAS +, however no clinical trials near us in California, and he is not well enough to travel too far. He is also positive for ...

Any Non Smoking Females aged around 40

tricat
  • By tricat · Posted April 10, 2014
  • In ALK mutations and lung cancer · 27 replies
  • Hi. I was diagnosed with non small cell lung cancer in January this year. I am 42, have never smoked and was reasonably fit so was surprised to discover that the increased chest pain I had been feeling ...

Vitamin D3

sweetmelbelle31
  • By sweetmelbelle31 · Posted April 10, 2014
  • In Complementary and alternative medicine · 7 replies
  • I'm doing research for my Mother in law with Lung cancer, I myself have MS so I know the importance of Vitamin D3. This is what I've gathered so far. Vitamin D3 Researchers suggest that vitamin D curbs ...

"The CNS Mets from November are Virtually Invisible"

BDaddy52
  • By BDaddy52 · Posted April 10, 2014
  • In Non-small cell lung cancer - General · 14 replies
  • And so reads the only line from Andy's MRI that I can understand. So much for "weeding the garden", we bombed it with RoundUp! Faced with "innumerable punctate metastatic lesions throughout all regions ...

Mum diagnosed with breast cancer & metastasis of spine & ribs

Katkam
  • By Katkam · Posted April 9, 2014
  • In Family members and caregivers · 3 replies
  • Dear all, My mum is 78 years old and recently complained of pain in back and ribs. An MRI was done and the spine specialist confirmed she has metastasis in spine and rib area and the primary source was ...

Hi All

melbutler98
  • By melbutler98 · Posted April 9, 2014
  • In Non-small cell lung cancer - Stage IV · 5 replies
  • Hi All! I've missed you! I'm just writing a small update: Mama is hanging in there, we do our 4th treatment Monday. She truly is my hero. She fights, being sent home from work, and doesn't complain. I'm ...

Ointment or Lotion for Red splotches on Arms (skin)?

Daughterslove
  • By Daughterslove · Posted April 9, 2014
  • In Non-small cell lung cancer - Stage IV · 12 replies
  • My Father just had his 2nd treatment. He was diagnosed with Stage 4 Adenocarcinoma. His treatment's are Alimta, paraplatin supported by dexamethasone and ondansetron every 21 days.. Since this is so new ...

Update on Son!

Attootsie
  • By Attootsie · Posted April 9, 2014
  • In What, me worry? · 42 replies
  • Well tomorrow is the Day and he has to be at the Hospital at 5:00 am. So tomorrow is going to be a very stressful and Long Day! I am feeling a bit better as Dr. West from the Grace Blog assured me Cleveland ...

can't get it out of my mind

Jon321
  • By Jon321 · Posted April 9, 2014
  • In Non-small cell lung cancer - Stage I · 23 replies
  • Hi, I have been reading everyone else's posts since I was diagnosed with lung adenocarcinoma in the beginning of January. Tonight I decided that I could use some advice. I am a nonsmoker male, who never ...

Each day is a GIFT

jadaham
  • By jadaham · Posted April 9, 2014
  • In In memoriam · 1 reply
  • I have never posted here - but became a member after my dear Aunt passed away with brain/lung cancer on 7/22/13. I remember getting the first call that she was ill on January 13, 2013. Her husband calls ...

tender ribs after maint alimta tx

bsdscsts12
  • By bsdscsts12 · Posted April 9, 2014
  • In Non-small cell lung cancer - Stage IV · 1 reply
  • Does anyone have tender ribs after tx???...not pain and is provoked on how I sit or lay or do the new exercise for the vertigo (rapidly go to right side face down, turn and look up and then fast fall ...

painful joints

kamthemonk
  • By kamthemonk · Posted April 9, 2014
  • In Small cell lung cancer - Limited · 5 replies
  • Firstly thanks to Inspire for having brought us this far. Male 68 yrs 53 yrs smoker under treatment for COPD last 10 yrs diagnosed with 3 cm tumor - lower left lobe on Aug 1 2013 Chemo/radiation/PCI ...

My Mom

kamurphy
  • By kamurphy · Posted April 9, 2014
  • In In memoriam · 14 replies
  • I believe the last time I posted was January 2013, however not one day has passed by that I have not checked inspire. When I first started reading posts on Inspire, I looked for just that, inspiration ...

IMRT

cosmo254
  • By cosmo254 · Posted April 9, 2014
  • In Non-small cell lung cancer - Stage IV · 2 replies
  • Hi everyone, It's been awhile since I've posted and that is mainly because so much is going on and not going on. I had switched medical insurance last Nov to Blue Cross 65+ then in Jan when Jerry was ...

crizontinib

phlebstick
  • By phlebstick · Posted April 9, 2014
  • In Non-small cell lung cancer - Adenocarcinoma · 8 replies
  • The dr told us yesterday that there are drugs that have shown more promising than crizontinib. Is anyone on these-Trials? I am new here and don't want to sound stupid, but honestly feel like I am swimming ...

cleveland clinic-Gamma Knife

phlebstick

Medicare

Lungster
  • By Lungster · Posted April 9, 2014
  • In Non-small cell lung cancer - General · 8 replies
  • I have been approved for SSDI and Medicare will start soon, I guess. I am totally confused about Medicare plans etc. My history: stage 0 breast cancer 2003, bilateral mastectomies, no further treatment ...
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