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Hi, I'm Betti
Do you have a breast cancer navigator? Mine was a wealth of information and if she didn't know the answer she'd find one. My surgeon also asked if she wanted to attend my surgery and knowing she ...
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  • Thu Jan 27, 2022 ·
Hi, I'm DEBRA J W.
Use the fear to your advantage. Let it remind you to find something about life to savor every day. Maybe its the warmth of the sun, or the smell of your morning coffee. I play a game with myself ...
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  • Mon Jan 24, 2022 · Like18
I have had chemotherapy and radiation treatments for the last 3 weeks. I have 27 planned radiation treatments and 5 chemotherapy treatments. The cancer that started in my esophagus has shown up in ...
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  • Sat Jan 22, 2022 · Like2
Hi, I'm Betti
My first bras fastened in the front. I wanted to do sports bras but they wouldn't have been practical as I wasn't supposed to bring my arms above my head for a time.
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  • Fri Jan 21, 2022 · Like1
Hi, I'm Maryanne W.
Diagnosed 12/2021 and immediately put on Fulfurinox. My tumor is in the tail of the pancreas and I have a tumor in my liver. Has anyone heard of success removing a tumor located in the tail (assu...
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  • Wed Jan 19, 2022 · Like3
Hi, I'm Betti
I pray you get some answers and the doctor should be able to perhaps order other tests to confirm or not confirm what you suspect. That happened with me several years ago. I was learning to work ...
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  • Mon Jan 17, 2022 ·
Hi, I'm Susan D
MEN's Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia It causes (benign or cancerous) tumors to develop on the endocrine glands, usually very slow growing. I was just wondering what sent you into the oncologist fo...
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  • Fri Jan 14, 2022 ·
Hi, I'm Tina
My doctor is also suggesting Doxil for a recurrence after just having finished carbo and taxol in June. There are lots of options and combos of drugs. It is so confusing. Any input is most welcome.
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  • Tue Jan 11, 2022 ·
Hi, I'm Kathy
Your oncologist has a cream you need to start applying now. I am in week 6 of this treatment and have went through 2 tubes and have 2 or 3 more as I also keep one at work. You will want to start ...
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  • Tue Jan 11, 2022 ·
Hi, I'm Lisa A T.
It's easier to just go ahead and shave it. In my experience, hair loss with Taxol is significant.
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  • Thu Jan 6, 2022 · Like3

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