What, me worry?

How are you coping with the different emotional issues relating to your treatment and diagnosis?

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Hello Fighters

hernandez32
  • By hernandez32 · New reply April 25, 2010
  • 6 replies
  • So I wanted to say hello and hope all of you had a wonderful day. I'm getting closer to my appointment and have good and bad days. I decided to have a couple of beers with my husband last night.(we are ...

this is where im at right now........................

sweetnlow1
  • By sweetnlow1 · New reply April 21, 2010
  • 4 replies
  • hi everyone....... well ive had symptoms last few weeks after my whatchacallit test......where they saw the mass and im goin for an mri saturday. I have the major bloating that everyones talkin bout ...

Have you felt?????

hernandez32
  • By hernandez32 · New reply April 20, 2010
  • 16 replies
  • Can you tell me if you took three bites of food and felt as if you finished your whole meal? Have you felt after that like an anvil was sitting on your chest and it hurt to breathe ...

NEW* Update on Williams555

Williams555
  • By Williams555 · New reply April 19, 2010
  • 11 replies
  • Ok so i had doctor appt #2 with a new GYN and I'm still not being helped the way i liked.. I explained EVERYTHING down to the very last detail. She seemed concern and asked what iv been tested for..(FSH ...

Y am i so angry?

phatgirl68
  • By phatgirl68 · New reply April 19, 2010
  • 30 replies
  • Hi ya all, I got such a good response regarding my feet question i thought id ask another one. Lately ive been feeling so angry and emotional at eveything and everyone. I cry for no reason one minute ...

Clear Cell

pp44
  • By pp44 · New reply April 19, 2010
  • 14 replies
  • I had total hysterectomy 6 rounds of chemo carbo/taxol. I was wondering if anyone out there found out where their clear cell came from ...

CA124 Level up and down

luvmchenry
  • By luvmchenry · New reply April 18, 2010
  • 14 replies
  • I was diagnosed with Stage IIIc ovarian cancer in June 2009. I had a radical hysterectomy and started 6 rounds of chemo in August and ended in December. I am now enrolled in GOG212 since January, a clinical ...

Who has Primary Peritoneal Cancer??

tinykitten
  • By tinykitten · New reply April 18, 2010
  • 21 replies
  • I would like to hear from anyone with Primary Peritoneal Cancer. I was diagnosed on April 13, 2009 with stage 3B and underwent 6 Carbo/Taxol I.V. and 6 I.P. Chemos. When diagnosed my CA 125 was at 273 ...

Rising CA and clear CT scan

martih
  • By martih · New reply April 17, 2010
  • 17 replies
  • Was wondering if anyone has had this confusing problem. My CA has been gradually rising and now went from 90-239 in five weeks. Chemo was stopped when the scan was clear even though the CA was 90. I know ...

I'm A Wee Bit Freaked Out

ThePhoenix
  • By ThePhoenix · New reply April 14, 2010
  • 21 replies
  • For 18 months my CA125 has been 9. I just had one drawn and the results were 12.9. I asked the nurse if I should be concerned and she said no(due to the fact the last results and this one were from different ...

Vacation

Hedgerow
  • By Hedgerow · New reply April 11, 2010
  • 5 replies
  • Though I have some dog shows planned for the summer as well as my nephew's wedding, I was thinking of an August vacation. Was wondering if maybe we can get a group to go for 5, 7, 10 or 14 days somewhere ...

Hi, I need help again concerning my friend Liz

ksep
  • By ksep · New reply April 9, 2010
  • 6 replies
  • Thank you all from the past posts when I have expressed concern about my very best friend in the world Liz. To let you all know what was going on, my friend had surgery in Aug '09 complete hysterectomy ...

Looking for some opinions on my stubborn ovarian cyst

emilyshawn
  • By emilyshawn · New reply April 9, 2010
  • 4 replies
  • Hi, I am a 27 year old mother of two healthy boys. I have been pretty healthy with no previous health issues. A 4cm ovarian cyst was found on my right ovary March 2009. My doctor used the "watchful waiting ...

Decreased Attenuation/Borderline Cancer

royaltudor
  • By royaltudor · New reply April 8, 2010
  • 2 replies
  • Hi Ladies. It's been a long time since I've posted in here, but I read your posts all the time and always keep all of you in my prayers. I just have a quick question because I can't find anything about ...

Risk for Breast cancer

SouthernBelle
  • By SouthernBelle · New reply April 6, 2010
  • 18 replies
  • How many ovarian cancer survivors have been told that they are now high risk for breast cancer? My physician reminds me every visit that now I am at a high risk for breast cancer. I get my yearly mammograms ...

Bio-Identical HRT

Milashka
  • By Milashka · New reply April 5, 2010
  • 27 replies
  • I am having what appears to be severe hormonal imbalances, too many symptoms to list but mainly fatigue, lack of motivation, always feeling cold, hot flashes, anxiety, mood swings, constantly feeling ...

What does it take to be called a survivor

kathym
  • By kathym · New reply April 3, 2010
  • 21 replies
  • I am battling a third reoccurence. My Ct shows nor NED and my CT is 41 and still falling. I am alive. Am I a survivor? Id there a magic number like 5 years with ni reoccurence? Thoughts ...

Need Your Prayers please.

gina67
  • By gina67 · New reply April 1, 2010
  • 15 replies
  • Hello, I don't know if any of you will remember me. I posted here awhile ago. My wife Johanne was diagnosed in 2008 with stage 4 ovca. She was 42 yrs old at the time. She now is doing really well. The ...

above or below belly button

martih
  • By martih · New reply April 1, 2010
  • 36 replies
  • Got your attention here. My first surgery, my incision was below my belly button heading "south". Switched docs for surgery #2. He said that he normally goes above and below the belly button with the ...

Don't know how to feel.....

Amethystmd2559
  • By Amethystmd2559 · New reply April 1, 2010
  • 15 replies
  • Had scans done yesterday, and saw the doc today. Everything is stable. Still there, but stable, and only mild improvement. She expects I will probably just have this for the rest of my life. I could have ...

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