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I'm Melanie S., and I'm a survivor of Breast Cancer
What kind of reconstruction did you have? I am in Texas but have a wonderful plastic surgeon if you are willing to travel. Here is his website:
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Hi, I'm Kathy A C.
I am now using the American cancer society's site to connect with others who have my cancer. So much easier to navigate.
  • Fri Feb 5, 2016 · Like6
I have been using CBD (cannabidiol) oil from the hemp plant and not the cannabis plant. Oil from the cannabis plant can have traces of THC, the psychoactive component of the marijuana plant. I get...
  • Thu Feb 4, 2016 · Like1
I had Hodgkins after chemo had 15 rounds of radiation. Brought some ZZ top cds and each visit we played it loud. great techs. It was like a party. JoeM
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Hi, I'm Wrenea
That was suppose to be "trial" drug
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Response to Post# 1 /Taxol I had taxotere, similar to taxol I believe, since my symptoms of skin and nails were very like yours and i thought very severe. My neuropathy was in my feet and like you...
  • about 18 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Kathy A C.
Yes internal radiation is horrible! I have had the surgery, external and internal radiation, so chemo is my next hurtle.
  • Fri Feb 5, 2016 · Like3
I'm Claudia F., and I'm a survivor of Stage 1 Breast Cancer
Hi. I just started chemo. I am in my second round of the taxol and carboplatin. I have chemo every 3 week and I have 4 more sessions si hopefully I will be done in late April but I also have to tak...
  • Fri Feb 5, 2016 ·
Hi, I'm James F C.
After finding that I had esophageal Cancer, you would think that nothing else could compare to the tragedy that awaited me, Until finding out the the Agency in charge of helping you get Medicaid, o...
  • Wed Feb 3, 2016 ·
I'm RebeccaB, and I'm a survivor of Stage 3 Multiple Myeloma
It is at .25g/dL as of now. At day 100 after transplant it was at .30 so it is coming down still.Nevertheless they put me back on the RVD for 2 to 4 cycles to see if they can get the Mspike to zero.
  • Wed Feb 3, 2016 ·

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