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I'm Lori, and I support someone with cancer
My mom took her last chemo almost 1 year ago. Her hair is ear length but extremely dry & frizzy. Some of the ends are just complete frizz like overbrushed barbie doll hair. It's think with out curl...
  • about 4 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Betti
Alteplase is what was injected into the port to get the port open. I just decided it was in my best interest to get it removed as I don't want to go through what I did on Thursday every 6 weeks wh...
  • Sun May 31, 2020 ·
Hi, I'm Molly G.
I was on Tamoxifen for almost 9 years (per my doctors recommendation even though I wanted off at 5 year marker as I had lymph nodes that were positive). Just before my 9th year anniversary on the d...
  • about 10 hours ago · Like1
Hi, I'm Coco
I have AIHA aka Cold Agglutinin Disease ~ I've had blood transfusions over the yrs & more recently Rituxan. I'm allergic to high doses of steroids therefore I don't take them. I've been living w/...
  • about 12 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Brian A.
I need Someone who understands this blood disorder. I have been diagnosed for 5 years, hospitalized 4 times, and still the Hospital refused to acknowledge this disorder and treat it. I am learni...
  • about 15 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Betti
I feel I may have gained some weight the 5 years I was on it. I have now been off of it for almost 2 years and things have started getting better.
  • about 17 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm MARTA Z H.
I had a stem cell transplant at the end of October 2019 at CINJ and my numbers are all back to normal levels, I’m on Revlimid 10 mg, the first few weeks I had some stomach discomfort but it has gon...
  • Tue Jun 2, 2020 · Like2
Hi, I'm nskateh
I would suggest going to an Ear Nose Throat doctor (ENT). I went myself due to excess mucus and sinus problems associated with my multiple myeloma and AL Amyloidosis that caused my sinuses to act u...
  • Tue Jun 2, 2020 · Like1
Hi, I'm Susan Kay
Hello Rhonda ... I was 67 when diagnosed with both invasive ductal cancer and DCIS in my right breast. I am also triple positive, so I knew from the start that I would have to have chemo. I made ...
  • Fri May 29, 2020 ·
Hi, I'm Jenny
Hello, Any survivors of gallbladder cancer? My doctor told me that this form of cancer is very rare. If you are diagnosed with it, usually it will be in the late stage. i am a stage 4 gallblad...
  • Thu May 28, 2020 ·

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