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Hi, I'm Bruce
I am fifteen months out of radiation, chemo and surgery for neck and throat cancer, still have not been able to swallow food I eat mainly soup or smoothies. I have tried CBD and THC rather than pa...
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Hi, I'm Betti
Insurance companies generally encourage 2nd and if need be 3rd opinions. It sounds like you may need to find a different Oncologist as that is no way to act towards someone. I know when I had my ...
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Your tumors should not have gotten that big before they were "detected." We all need to know more about the much better use of contrast MRI for breast cancer screening. Ii was shocked by the secr...
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Hi, I'm David P B.
Patti, You are correct that the treatment is worse than the disease, but don't be afraid. The disease is very treatable and the side effects are manageable. Lots of people have gone thru it and t...
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Hi, I'm mike
I was diagnosed in July of '17 received Lupron after biopsy.Sweats,flashes,mood swings.40 radiation ended Nov '18.received 2nd Lupron Jan."18. psa was <.01.NOW THE BAD NEWS:sweats-flashes-mood swin...
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Hi, I'm Sylvia L H.
to John HR and Cindy, I've enjoyed reading your posts. I'll add a few things. First, I don't think surgeons understand the level of discomfort that "nerves mending" can cause. I am 15 months post ...
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Hi, I'm Betti
I met a lady at my court club that was always blaming things on chemo. brain but in her case it turns out she is showing signs of early dementia and I think she's had at least one minor stroke too....
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Hi, I'm KAY Z K.
Thank you!
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  • Fri Mar 22, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm KAY Z K.
I began with 8 rounds of Folfirinox. Once it stopped working, I was switched to Gemzar and Abraxane. That was December, 2015. I continued until July, 2017. Doing fine, gratefully. Stable.
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  • Fri Mar 22, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm JohnDavid
First the details. I was diagnosed with Stage 4 prostate cancer in late Sep 2018. My Gleason score was 9. The cancer had metastasized to my bones, from my skull to below my knees, especially in...
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