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Hi, I'm SUSAN K D.
went in Monday for my "education" and talked to the nurse. she asked if I was allergic to the heprin...never had it before so I don't know. So she said we will see when I go for my first treatmen...
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  • about 4 hours ago ·
I'm Louise J G., and I'm a survivor of Myelodysplastic Syndrome
I have high risk MDS and should commence Vidaza today if platelets are high enough. I too would like some information from anyone going through MDS.
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  • Mon Dec 17, 2018 · Like1
Hi, I'm Jen Hurley
I have neuropathy in my three middle toes in each foot. They go numb making my body think they are cold so my body increases the heat. Then I wake up overheated. This happens all night and every...
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  • Tue Dec 11, 2018 · Like1
Hi, I'm Bethany G.
I had some tenderness for about a week after the procedure. But I haven't had any problem since. Occasionally, it'll get itchy, but my regular body lotion seems to help that. Sometimes, while showe...
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  • Tue Dec 4, 2018 · Like1
I'm JackieR, and I'm a survivor of Other Cancer
I posted this information on my Facebook support page: Coping Skills! 1. Learn as much as you can about your cancer and its treatment. Many people find that learning about their cancer and its ...
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  • Mon Dec 3, 2018 · Like1
I'm Jazz Mouse, and I'm a survivor of Stage 3 Colon Cancer
I'm wondering if anyone has heard anything about immunotherapy options for advanced colon cancer? I was diagnosed Stage 3A in April 2015 and had a sigmoid colon resection (no stoma, small victory)...
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  • Mon Dec 3, 2018 ·
Hi, I'm Andrea C D.
I had Breast Cancer, 2 Lumpectomies they found bad margins so wound up having bilateral mastectomies. Was put on Tamoxifen and had nothing but trouble. I experienced muscle/joint pain and still do ...
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  • Mon Dec 3, 2018 · Like3
Hi, I'm Karen L C.
I had a tube for several months , have doc or nurse loosen the button if they have it too tight it will hurt till they fall off . Plus try to keep the tube in a position that may help I hated mine ...
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  • Sat Nov 17, 2018 · Like1
Hi, I'm Theresa M T.
In 2002 I was diagnosed with DCIS stage 0-1. I had lumpectomy, mastectomy with tram flap reconstruction, and 6 months low dose chemo. And if that wasn't enough, I was on Tamoxifen for 5 years. ...
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  • Fri Nov 16, 2018 · Like1
Hi, I'm CHRIS I
5FU, or fluorouracil, is a key part of common chemotherapy for metastatic colorectal cancer, the "F" in FOLFOX and FOLFIRI. I've been on one or the other for almost four years now, and while there ...
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  • Wed Nov 14, 2018 ·

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