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Am I wrong - just want to live?
Marymac44413 days ago
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Update on my stage 4 cancer
Fighter16 days agoPOPULAR
I'm on my 6th treatment of opdivo and so far doing good, I go for my ct scan Monday to see if it's working, praying it is,I'm handling opdiv...
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Chemo for adv sclc? Why?
Sadregrets15 days agoPOPULAR
Being encouraged by docs to do chemo treatments for advanced stage 4 sclc to extend my 6 to 9 month expectancy to a year to two at most. Try...
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Scanxiety is Real! 8 Ideas for Coping with the Stress of Scan Time
scifiknitter15 days ago
A study published last year confirms what all of us already know: scanxiety is real for lung cancer patients, and it negatively affects our ...
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Finally! Let's do this!
Mytwins0212 days agoPOPULAR
Oncologist has set me up with my plan of Battle: Next week I have to get a Port and also see Radiology Oncologist. I am supposed to start m...
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janiceowens1957a month agoPOPULAR
I am new here. My husband was dx with inoperable NSCLC in March 2016. Had 6 weeks of radiation and Taxol and Carboplatin without success. He...
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Small cell cancer with complications
Edydede11 days agoPOPULAR
I wish I knew what is wrong with me besides having small cell cancer. I developed a Neuro problem whereby my nerves are taking over my whole...
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Mytwins0225 days agoPOPULAR
I have NSC lung cancer. Right lung Stage 3a. I have seen pulmonary dr oncologist and Tuesday will be seeing the Surgeon. I guess he will se...
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Some Social Security Disability Tips for Patients with Lung Cancer
scifiknitter21 days ago
If you are diagnosed with lung cancer and you are still working, one of your first questions will be “Are my working days over?” Everyone wi...
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Time to measure success
RwHayes8 days agoPOPULAR
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Updates on laura
Laura420 days agoPOPULAR
I have decided to do another update as there are a lot of things going on with me lately!! I am 47 years old first diagnosed two years ago w...
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Stage 3 lung cancer
rrrksr6kida month agoPOPULAR
Found out I had lung cancer in Feb.2015, had surgery in April to remove upper left lung then Chemo and then Radiation shortly after, as of t...
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Scan update: All systems go for now
scifiknitter5 days ago
Health update: I can live with the news from Roswell this week...
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Now the liver..?
Lesleykay2123 days agoPOPULAR
My dad went into the hospital yesterday for a whole bunch of reasons, very short of breath, dehydrated, very weak, no appetite, unbalanced, ...
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she is gone
nameless999921 days ago
sister died today, lasted a whole 23 days. so much for modern medicine
Update on my dad -small cell lung cancer
Lisamk554 days ago
It's been a couple of busy/stresssful weeks but it seems my dad is doing much better and on the mend. The steriods have helped tremendously ...
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Headed to Mayo
Texas643 days ago
Hi Y'all I am flying to Mayo Clinic in am to have a ct and check up. I covet your prayers for NED! DEUTEROMONY.:31-6-8 BE DETERMINED AND CO...
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My mom was just diagnosed with lung cancer
JessM112824 days agoPOPULAR
My mom was brought to the hospital for respiratory distress and they said she had pneumonia and after further tests and imaging they found a...
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Opdivo dramatic results update
Aussiegal196715 days ago
Hello, just an update on my mums treatment with Opdivo...
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Gilotrif Afitanib is a joke
AtoyotA16 days ago
The highest doseage of this drug (40mg) turned my well-respected body literally into a garbage dump. So the doctor tried me on the 30mg vers...
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