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Hi, I'm Kristi Q.
I totally hear you. I'm not happy about adding meds to this fight, but decided that I needed to cover my bases...once metastasized, its a much bigger fight! I finally decided I'd do anything I coul...
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  • Mon Apr 22, 2019 ·
I'm Michele5382, and I'm a survivor of Stage 2 Breast Cancer
This sounds close to what I’ve been dealing with. I have Invasive Ductal Carcinoma ER+ HER 2-. I’m Stage 2, tumor grade 3, had lumpectomy and two lymph nodes removed, clear margins. My oncotype s...
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  • Sun Apr 21, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Rose S S.
Cheryl: I had a similar experience and concerns during 2018. After much discussion and prayer, I elected the radiation treatment and followup treatment. My reasoning was--since my breast cancer was...
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  • Sun Apr 21, 2019 · Like2
Hi, I'm CYNTHIA S.
I think an assortment of tests (if available) gives better results rather than rely on any specific one. And then there's your gut, intuition. If I hadn't INSISTED to the ER doctor that something w...
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  • Sun Apr 21, 2019 · Like6
Hi, I'm Mimsy
I had my first treatment on Apr 11. I have triple negative stage 2. Playing the market is my hobby, but with all the tests and prep, I have not had much time lately and took advantage of a few ho...
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  • Sun Apr 21, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm CYNTHIA S.
To post #38, yes! diarrhea! from gabapentin. Horrible drug for me. I vomited, diarrhea, shakes, pounding headache, fog brain, totally out of it. I took Advil instead. Post 41, yes, back and torso t...
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  • Sun Apr 21, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Barbara G M.
I had Reclast IV therapy for 5 years. Had improvement on bone density test. I am very glad I did the treatments.
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  • Sun Apr 21, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm JohnDavid
I asked my wife who had 5 years of Tamoxifen, followed by years of Evista. I’m sorry to say her hot flashes did not go away. I sympathize, since my prostate cancer treatment results in my having ho...
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  • Fri Apr 19, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm JohnDavid
Yes, discuss it with them. Certainly in my case, there was no issue. In Michigan, until regulations are in place for purchase of recreational marijuana, the only legal way to purchase marijuana pro...
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  • Fri Apr 19, 2019 · Like4
Hi, I'm Lise L L.
I was diagnosed with MBC in Fall of 2016. I've been taking Ibrance & Letrozole ever since. Over 2 years. I also got Zometa every so often up until Nov 2018, when I had to get a tooth pulled.
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  • Sun Apr 14, 2019 · Like1