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Hi, I'm Michael F.
Hi. I haven’t heard the term Dormant CML. I was diagnosed about 3+ years ago. I had been running high wbc for years. Nothing showed up in the peripheral blood work to indicate CML. I had a b...
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Hi, I'm Gabriella S.
I have been on Tamox for the last 7 years (Stage 4 HER2+) and here is my experience: yes, the muscle cramps are part of my "new normal", but I have found three factors that help control them: 1) s...
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Hi, I'm Darline
My motherinlaw has had 2 chemo treatments so far and is due for another one this week...her biggest complaint so far is the pain and body aches for several days after treaments...so bad she can't ...
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  • Tue Feb 13, 2018 ·
Hi, I'm Elliott M S.
Jack I've been dealing with this for a number of years. The most help I've gotten is from a discussion group on Facebook specifically for others like us. It is a bit tricky, I tell my friends I'm...
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Hi, I'm Gabriella S.
I have had lymphedema for the last 6 years and have tried everything, from diet to pneumatic pumps to trampolining. Here is what works for me to keep under control: 1) Circaid sleeve (it has velcr...
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Hi, I'm Gabriella S.
Have you contacted the American Cancer Society? They may be able to find lodging for you and your family...The fact that you are surrounded by smokers is very concerning and should be addressed, b...
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  • about 3 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Melanie S.
I lived with a unilateral mastectomy for about 6 months. I wore a prosthetic. It was sort of inconvenient, but I was unsure what I wanted to do regarding having reconstruction or not. Then a 3-d ma...
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  • about 4 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Melanie S.
I did have bi-lateral diep flap reconstruction. Extremely happy with my results. As far as it being safe and well tolerated, it all depends on your health and body, as each person heals differently...
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Hi, I'm LD
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I too have stage 4 metastatic breast cancer. I was diagnosed 3 years ago. I've been doing chemo ever since. I had a rash recently when I took Doxil. The rash was severe. I started Ibrance and Letro...
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  • about 23 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm CYNTHIA S.
Hi Betty, I am so HAPPY for you. But still I know the recovery is arduous. I keep praying for you and sending good wishes. You're having radiation as well as the surgery? All the best. Cindy
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  • Fri Feb 16, 2018 ·

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