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i started anastolze in april. no rash or itching but was a little achy until last week woke up with severe low back bain. I have called .the oncologist nurse says joint pain from meds isn't usuall...
  • Mon Jun 29, 2015 ·
I'm Kristen and was recently diagnosed with breast cancer
It is a little scary - even a lot scary. But if it helps at all, I was a huge basket-case prior to starting treatment on 5/13, which was almost two months after my diagnosis, and during that time I...
  • about 5 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Loraine L.
I have MDS and am currently on weekly Procrit shots and have been for over a year now. I am told that as long as my Hgb stays 10 and up I will keep on with the shots but once it hits the 9's and ...
  • Wed Jul 1, 2015 ·
Hi, I'm Earl P.
Navigating Cancer is really hard to use. Why doesn't someone do something to make it work?!?
  • Mon Jun 29, 2015 ·
I'm MARY F S., and I'm a survivor of Stage 1 Breast Cancer
I have been wondering the same thing. It is not full blown lymphodema but if anything binds that side or if I overdo, there is swelling in the breast, chest, underarm and upper arm. I see surgeon...
  • Mon Jun 29, 2015 ·
I too was.diagnosed with small cell lung cancer stage iv. I had surgery bc I fell from a ladder and fractured my L-3 vertebrae. I had NO symptoms whatsoever so it was a blessing that the bone &'jo...
  • Mon Jun 29, 2015 ·
Hi, I'm Nancy L S.
In Gail O'Brien's book, "Transformations - Creating an Exceptional Life after Cancer" she states that when she had neuropathy from her chemo treatments she found out she was extremely dehydrated. ...
  • Mon Jun 29, 2015 · Like3
I'm Alan W S., and I'm a survivor of Stage 4 Metastatic Squamous Neck Cancer
Is there something to help with food burning your tongue.
  • Sun Jun 28, 2015 ·
Hi, I'm Linda N C.
I was diagnosed with lymphedema to both my legs in October 2008..4 months after my radical hysterectomy. Due to cervical cancer..lymph nodes removed from both my legs (groin area) followed by 25 tr...
  • Sat Jun 27, 2015 · Like1
Hi, I'm Terry L.
I am having same problem. New reconstruction doctor said implant should have been placed in a "sling" to keep it in place and fat could be sectioned from areas and used in my breasts to fill in gap...
  • Sat Jun 27, 2015 · Like1

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