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Hi, I'm Juls
I am currently undergoing the same! Won’t know until end of the month if it is working.
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  • Mon Mar 18, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Bonnie R K.
Has anyone with hormone receptor positive cancer opted to remove their ovaries but skip AI’s? I understand AI’s further lower risk. I understand that the body still makes some estrogen even without...
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  • Mon Mar 18, 2019 ·
Kat
Kat
I'm Kat, and I'm a survivor of Breast Cancer
Kat
Post #22 - You are so right. So many lives could be saved if other types of screenings, in addition to mammograms, were employed. I had suspicious calcifications on my mammogram; so they did MRI ...
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  • Mon Mar 18, 2019 · Like1
I'm susan, and I'm a survivor of Melanoma
Thanks for your input, was contacted and will get help for meds so should be receiving my Tafinlar and Mekinist within 3 days. So ready to get started before the one spot on my lungs spreads to my ...
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  • Sun Mar 17, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Glenn E B.
Infusion nurse told me not to eat or drink anything cold for several weeks after chemo treatment. I tested it out and she was right.
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  • Sun Mar 17, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Bonnie R K.
Thx everyone for your input. I am still waiting for the final results of my panel review (it’s a specialty panel that will give a second opinion) but I’m 99% certain I’m not going to do chemo. I u...
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  • Sun Mar 17, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Bonnie R K.
Thx everyone for the input. I had a consult on Monday. There is research that shows external radiation may be slightly more effective than brachytherapy in women younger than 50 but the doc still f...
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  • Sun Mar 17, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm GAIL P M.
I was on astrozole for 3 months. One night I developed severe pain in one knee and it got worse each day. I was actually crippled.My oncologist said get off and get quality of life. I’ll take m...
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  • Sun Mar 17, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm CYNTHIA S.
Hi Betty and John and all others, my blood work is all skewed--actually I wonder if blood work and results can get mixed up? I went for 2 years with stellar normal levels and now I seem to have a T...
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  • Sun Mar 17, 2019 · Like2
Hi, I'm Charlotte C.
I am 76 diagnosed with polycythemia vera with JAK2 10 mo ago...Taking Hydroxyurea to surpress my bone marrow from making to many mutant cells...working so far...I joined facebook polycythemia vera...
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  • Sun Mar 17, 2019 · Like2

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