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Hi, I'm Nancy G.
I had 25 rounds of radiation after a bilateral mastectomy. The tech told me to expect the redness and pain the last week of treatment and that it would be at its worst about 10 days after my last ...
  • Thu Jul 22, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm Debbie
Did you have chemo as well? That causes brain fog and problems with multitasking that I have never fully recovered from. I am 10 years out and still can’t recall simple words especially if I am ti...
  • Thu Jul 22, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm lmrinVB
Sounds like alternative meds are not "accepted" by the physicians who receive something for keeping us dependent upon the western meds.
  • Mon Jul 19, 2021 · Like4
Hi, I'm Karen L T.
All I can say is fight fight fight! I cut my hair to minimize the expected fallout. It simplified my life. One less thing to worry about!
  • Sun Jul 18, 2021 · Like3
Hi, I'm Hunter5582
That sounds like Essential Thrombocythemia. Usually caused by one of three mutations, JAK2, CALR, or MPL. Once we hit age 60 (or 65) we are considered high risk for thrombosis due increased risk ...
  • Thu Jul 15, 2021 ·
I'm Kiwianagirl, and I'm a survivor of Head and Neck Cancer
Firstly I would like to say how sorry I am that you are dealing with news. It is overwhelming, frightening and I for one was in disbelief. Like you I am 59, and was diagnosed with a facial cancer. ...
  • Thu Jul 15, 2021 · Like1
Hi, I'm Betti
I assume you posed the question twice since they are worded differently.
  • Wed Jul 14, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm Eve
Hi! I had the same treatment as you. I did not have any neuropathy so I cannot answer your question. If it is still happening, I would bring it up again. Make sure you are being heard. :)
  • Tue Jul 13, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm Natalie G.
I had AC & Taxol Chemo. December 15th was my last treatment. My daughter works for a Herbalife store where they sell the shakes & teas. She started me on their collagen & aloe. I make the drink dai...
  • Mon Jul 12, 2021 · Like1
Hi, I'm Wayne L S.
Hello All, Diagnosed 3/12/21, Whipple performed 4/13/21, We are still working on my diet. Very angry first couple months, things seem to be getting better. Dr.s and others say I look good, I look i...
  • Fri Jul 9, 2021 · Like2

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