Husband with Stage 4 lung cancer
Horselover1310 hours ago
My husband feels very weak. Does anyone have any suggestions to help him feel stronger or is this how it is going to be? He was diagnosed ...
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Stage 4 adenocarcinom
Marian542 days ago
My husband was diagnosed with adenocarcinoma stage 4 nsc lung cancer poorly differentiated. He had a liquid biopsy and dna sequencing done ...
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News articles about immunotherapy and lung cancer this week
weisheke3 days ago
News articles this week to share with you all-
NY Times - nytimes.com/2018/04/16/heal...
NBC News - nbcnews.com/health/health-n......
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anrean4 days ago
I cannot help but bring up the reality that we all should have "the conversation" with our family and care takers as to what we want and exp...
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Lobotomy right top lung lobe
WFM15 days ago
I am 72 and had robot-assisted surgery on 3/20/18. While I was in the hospital 2 days I did not experience any problems during my stay, my o...
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I'm so scared and emotional
Britt1236 days agoPOPULAR
Hello my name is Britney I am 30 years old I have three beautiful children that are ages 10 9 + 6 +as of Monday April 2018 I was diagnosed w...
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new nodule found one year after lobectomy
judy61816 days ago
One year ago in a weird incident of Tachycardia (caused by dehydration) following a bout of intestinal virus, I was given a x-ray of my he...
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SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER INFO NEEDED
IRISHRAIN7 days ago
Would like to read everything you have on SMALL CELL LUNG CANCER. TOO HARD TO FIND INFORMATION IN A TIMELY MANNER FOR ME AS IS. THANK YOU...
See. Test. Treat.
Denzie8 days ago
This is a free cancer screening event sponsored by a national organization of the same name. It’s the 4th one they’ve sponsored at my treat...
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Gizzmo28 days ago
New to this site. I've had fibro since 1995. At that time I lived Santa Ana, Calif. Was married 29 years had a great career until fibro hit...
Keytruda Joint Pain
Lexis67679 days ago
I am stage 4 nsclc with mets to bone and have been doing Keytruda since December. At first there was mild joint and muscle pain, and I've he...
Report on the 2018 Lung Cancer Leadership Conference
scifiknitter10 days ago
“Lung Cancer Leadership Conference” - that is an intriguing title for a conference. Free to Breathe has held this conference for several ye...
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looking for possible treatments for my dad
bpratt8611 days ago
I recently found out that my dad who is 75 years old, has lung cancer. He has told me, there is nothing they can do to help him, because he ...
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Update on my Sister's Stage IV lung cancer and targeted therapy status
Mitchell74012 days ago
This is my sister on the picture . She has been on Xalkori now for two weeks. Her side effect seems to be severe constipation. ...
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Parisaeshg15 days agoPOPULAR
My dear husband was diagnosed with lung cancer stage 4 today , I cannot breath , it was so shocking to both of us , he never smoked , no eve...
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Life and Breath Rally
Denzie16 days agoPOPULAR
On the US Capital steps in Washington, DC this month. Thursday April 26th at 10am. Please join us. This rally is a grass roots effort to...
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Upper left lung lobectmy
Bluetug11319 days agoPOPULAR
On January 4, 2018, I had my left upper lung removed. I am going through Chem, so far so good. I feel tired all the time do t know if it is ...
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Bluetug11319 days ago
Wils7020 days ago
I had my upper right lobe removed from my lung on March 5. I was sent home with oxygen. My surgeon told me to wean myself off the oxygen, so...
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906-926921 days ago
I'm beginning Keytruda this week and am concerned about side effects. As I live alone, do I need to bring in help?
joeyroe24 days ago
My Husband was told last Tuesday that he had lung cancer but they said he had to have another biopsy as they did not know what type it is. t...
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Post LUL lobectomy
Lucieee24 days ago
Hi, I finally had the biopsy surgery 2 weeks ago. I guess all is going well. I have not had a follow up with my surgeon yet. I do know that ...
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Update on my dad, stage IV NSCLC, and Help needed
Lisam8124 days ago
Hi everyone! It has been a whirlwind few weeks so I'm back to update on my dad and also hoping to receive a bit more advice and/or encourag...
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Side effects on Opdivo
Ajblevins9225 days ago
Hello! Im new here but looking for any information i can get. My 76 yr old dad was diagnosed with stage IV NSCLC in April 2017. He had 33 r...
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Xalkori - Has anyone had any experience with this targeted therapy drug?
Mitchell740a month ago
My sister will be prescribed Xalkori. Has anyone in this group have any experience with it?
Thanks in advance!!
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Update on my sister's visit with the oncologist today.
Mitchell740a month agoPOPULAR
We met with the oncologist late this morning. All of my sister's markers for the immunotherapy came in negative so she is not a candidate f...
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To get surgery or not?
Hopeful4dada month ago
My father has been breathing heavily without exertion. We wanted him to see his doctor about it. He was then referred to a sleep and lung do...
Prayers Today for my Sister
We have an appointment this morning to go over the results of the genetic testing and to see what treatment to follow. We’re praying for fa...
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Anyone else have a catastrophic adverse reaction to Keytruda?
Cici145a month ago
Hello again. Well after almost losing my mom to what we thought was Pneumonia we found out that she had Pneomonitis, most likely brought on...
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Update on my sister's diagnosis of Stage IV NSC adenocarcinoma with pleural effusion
Good morning all,
My 85 year old sister had a video assisted thorascoscopy on March 7th after having a malignant pleural effusion drained onc...
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