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So good to hear about a successful journey with MDS! So you are now about my age 67 and doing good. I was just diagnosed this June. When I get in my 70’s when they will determine if I’m a candidate...
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  • about 2 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm dolfnlvr81
I took neulasta with my adriamicin/cytoxan. Claritin helped a lot with that. Getting taxol/herceptin now. No neulasta. Tried Claritin and made not a hint of difference in the pain. I would guess yo...
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  • Sat Aug 17, 2019 ·
Thanks everyone, I am almost at one week post treatment and all my mouth side effects seem to be getting better and better everyday. Thank you to all for your suggestions on dealing with the dry mo...
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  • Thu Aug 15, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm BARBARA A S.
Take a look at this website, input your information and discuss the result with your doctor. https://breast.predict.nhs.uk/tool This is a tool to show you the change in your survival given your d...
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  • about 1 hour ago · Like1
Hi, I'm ROBERT L S.
Diagnosed with small cell B-cell lymphoma of intra-abdominal lymph nodes. Initial treatment included infusion with Rituxan but was changed to Imbruvica four months ago. Following initial infusion ...
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Hi, I'm BFurr
My cancer center has a room that has hats and wigs and stuff like that for free. You may put some in there and if you talk to anyone ready for surgery you could mention they are there for free.
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Hi, I'm Sue
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I have multiple myeloma and I am in remission. I am so happy for that. However I have to stay on revlimid as a maintenance for the rest of my life. The costs is unreal. I was on Medicaid and so tha...
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  • about 5 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Ruth F.
8 yrs after a lumpectomy in my L breast, annual mammograms and MRIs, I was diagnosed with Stage 1 in my R breast. At age 67, I opted for a double mastectomy w/o reconstruction. Thus I was spared ch...
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Hi, I'm Kristi Q.
This would be a good study to bring up for discussion with your MedOnc. It studies giving intermittent “holidays” in extended Letrizole treatment. If I’m able to gut through the AI’s side effects i...
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  • about 8 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm CYNTHIA S.
Hi Betty, John, all.. I'm okay. Went to ortho doc and she chuckled that it was me having had this accident. 2 weeks out (new xrays) and my collarbone is reattaching to itself, my ribs are less sore...
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