A brief introduction
Teddysdad in Advanced Prostate Cancer6 months agoPOPULAR
My name is Phillip and I live in the UK. I was diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer in November 2016 with bone mets and s...
Anybody try Keytruda for APC
Ssullivan19706 in Advanced Prostate Cancera year agoPOPULAR
Week I have blown through everything in about 2 years. Chemo, Zytiga, Xtandi, luprin, Lynparza. All with no benefits. Looking at my last bi...
Mannitol Challenge Testing
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum2 years ago
Kind of a weird question, but does anyone know whether you can induce a false-negative result on the mannitol challenge test by us...
MBC Looking for a more Natural approach to Treatment
Rhwright12 in Understanding Clinical Trials2 years ago
Hi I'm Heather!
I've recently started using Tumeric supplements. My lymphodema in my arm and red moles on my right arm have shown significant...
Provenge - Go or No Go
gusgold in Advanced Prostate Cancer2 years ago
The paper below is a good overview on Provenge. What bothers me is that there was no significant effect on time to disease progression a neg...
My Path to Precision Medicine
Bryce in Prostate Cancer Network3 years ago
Greetings! Looking to network, educate on the path I took, and learn from the rest of you who've been in the trenches. I got tired of standa...
Dr Sharman's inaugural guest blog on Venclexta / Venetoclax / ABT-199, by Tom Boyd; Essential reading if you are considering this treatment
AussieNeil in CLL Support Association3 years ago
Considering treatment with Venclexta (or its myriad names) or Ibrurinib (and its myriad names) or ACP196/acalabrutinib (and I'm sure it will...
Can You Help Us with Our CLL Survey?
andrewschorr in CLL America Support3 years ago
Dear friends with CLL: As we enter 2016 we at Patient Power want to know how we can do better for you and we have a brief survey available t...
ASH News and Discussion Videos
andrewschorr in CLL Support Association3 years ago
Dear friends, we recorded many interviews with experts from the just completed ASH conference in Florida and almost every day we post more f...
HOLY WHITE COUNT!!
enelson3 in CLL Support Association4 years ago
Well W&W is finally over (that wasnt very long) I started my clinical trial of iFCR and so far so good. Not noticing and side effect...
What treatments or prescriptions are you receiving for your knee pain?
CalvinHU in Start Moving: Strong Knees, Hearts & Mindsa year ago
Are you able to receive the treatments prescribed to you or is cost an issue?
What treatments are you aware of that you would like to learn ...
Vitamins and supplements
Abdallahomari79 in AMN EASIERa year ago
I also take B12 Neuroboin and 1000 IU vitaminD3, and omega3 VitaminE supplement.
Interesting new therapy
MrsBalfy in Headway5 years ago
I just found this, it will be interesting to see how it evolves....
Carboplatin, taxotere, herceptin
Annienny in SHARE Metastatic Breast Cancer 2 years ago
I've been on max doses of carboplatin, taxotere, and herceptin for almost a year now and while it seems to be controlling the diseas...
Bilateral ECT & DBS
ZenGiraffe in Anxiety and Depression Supporta year ago
I have major depressive disorder and anxiety, and I’ve had nearly 90 ECT treatments since 2012 and I just increased my treatments to bilater...
CT Scan Results
ParchWoody in Global Lung Cancer Coalition7 months ago
Dear Friends my tumours in my lung have grown a little: Top right tumour has grown 2mm and bottom left 0.5mm. The cancer still is only my Ri...
How a Mediterranean diet could reduce osteoporosis .
2greys in British Lung Foundation10 months ago
Eating a Mediterranean-type diet could reduce bone loss in people with osteoporosis – according to new research from the University of East ...
Date for your Diary - A must watch
Kristian in Liver4Lifea year ago
BBC Documentary about Surgeons concludes next week and is looking at clinical trials. One of which involves a method of utilising more margi...
Correlation between start of Lupron and start of RT
ezhoe in Advanced Prostate Cancer8 months ago
in my case Eligard. RO seems adamant about starting IMRT right at the 2 month mark from my 6 month Eligard injection. I am not getting the r...
Horrible Leg pain following Rituxan
Maat2002 in NRAS9 months ago
I was wondering if anyone has had an issue with increased pain following their Rituxan infusions? I am in excruciating pain from...
PCSK9 inhibitor injections ... But no funding to get them ?
Quovadisuk in British Heart Foundation4 months ago
I have been advised that it would be extremely beneficial to have the above injections on a regular basis to help control perfuse cardio...
NPfisherman in Advanced Prostate Cancer5 months ago
Greetings everyone...I was dx in 2018--Gleason 8, and participated in an apalutamide study prior to having robotic surgery at Cleveland Clin...
Patients needed for Training Film - Hyperthyroidism
lynmynott in Thyroid UKa year ago
Busy Doctors, who specialise in medical education videos for junior doctors, are making some films about hyperthyroidism (aka thyrotoxicosis...
Metastatic Castration-Sensitive Prostate Cancer: Optimizing Patient Selection and Treatment
CantChoose in Advanced Prostate Cancer12 days ago
Thought this was the best summary I've read yet. Has all the trials and medications.
New Technique for Metastatic Prostate Cancer Detection (bebbling)
Longterm101 in Advanced Prostate Cancer3 days ago
I’d be interested in anyone’s thoughts
Anyone had these drugs? Comments please.
Estate1 in CLL Support Association6 months agoPOPULAR
My first treatment starts in January.
My Hem/Onc is prescribing Bendamustine and Rituximab as first line treatment. Dr said there is a proto...
Indo...Indo... Indomethacin....This Stuff Works
gusgold in Advanced Prostate Cancer4 months agoPOPULAR
I have been on Xtandi mono therapy for 18 months and my PSA has never gotten less than .3.....for the last 30 days I went on Xtandi/Indometh...
Any experience of non-small cell lung cancer with bone and now liver and peritoneal cavity mets
Esme85 in The Roy Castle Lung Cancer Foundationa year ago
Bad news about my mum today. Urgent scan she had last week showed liver and peritoneal cavity mets and progression of lung primaries.
Are there National Guidelines for when a GP should start treatment?
serenfach in Thyroid UK6 years ago
At what level should a GP start treatment for a raised TSH? Over 5 or 10, or what?
STAMPEDE - Zytiga at ADT initiation. NEJM Paper.
pjoshea13 in Advanced Prostate Cancer2 years ago
Abiraterone for Prostate Cancer Not Previously Treated with Hormone Therapy
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