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  • Sunshinedaff
    Breast Cancer Awareness Month
    Hi everyone, This month it is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I thought it may be helpful, especiall…
    Sunshinedaff 1 view 1 comment Most recent by jesonl
  • LouiseJ
    Bowel Cancer Awareness Month
    Good morning everyone, April is Bowel Cancer Awareness month, I thought these articles may be help…
    LouiseJ 2 views 0 comments Started by LouiseJ
  • LouiseJ
    National Cervical Cancer Awareness Week
    Good morning everyone, This week is Cervical Cancer Awareness Week, thought it might be useful to …
    LouiseJ 2 views 0 comments Started by LouiseJ
  • LouiseJ
    A little encouragement…..
    Thinking of everyone who is currently going through treatment or dealing with a recent diagnosis. …
    LouiseJ 11 views 1 comment Most recent by JerseyBob
  • JerseyBob
    A Very Special Birthday
    It was my birthday last Saturday. Not very remarkable or even special except for one thing. It is n…
    JerseyBob 21 views 0 comments Started by JerseyBob
  • RobertA
    New Prostate Cancer Scan - PROSTAGRAM
    Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the UK with more than 49,000 cases a year.…
    RobertA 21 views 1 comment Most recent by LouiseJ
  • Larry Fagan
    how to handle relationship with doctor
    My doctor and I don't seem to work together well. We communicate very poorly and this is the most …
    Larry Fagan 31 views 4 comments Most recent by RobertA
  • LouiseJ
    Another year, another check-up...
    Good morning everyone, At the end of last week I had my yearly check up with the breast care team.…
    LouiseJ 11 views 3 comments Most recent by Viv
  • greenbean48
    Biopsy Results
    How long do biopsy results usually take in general (benign or cancerous)? When I left the hospital …
    greenbean48 14 views 1 comment Most recent by LouiseJ
  • Viv
    How do I know
    how do people know if there cancer is gone or in remission I’m really interested to know I don’t h…
    Viv 42 views 9 comments Most recent by Viv
  • Trent333
    Remission
    Just wanted to let everyone know.. I’m in remission..I am healed by the grace of God Gregory
    Trent333 12 views 6 comments Most recent by Viv
  • greenbean48
    Question About Surgery
    After my oncologist stated that she didn't believe my 17.5 cm mass was cancer (after an ER doctor t…
    greenbean48 21 views 2 comments Most recent by Sunshinedaff
  • Saguttariusjones
    Have a few questions
    So I believe I may have cancer. Calling my pcp tomorrow. I have pain in both breast. Pain in middle…
    Saguttariusjones 112 views 8 comments Most recent by LizzyB73
  • greenbean48
    I Can't Take the Wait
    I've been bounced around like crazy the last week. A doctor in the ER diagnosed me with ovarian can…
    greenbean48 22 views 0 comments Started by greenbean48
  • greenbean48
    17.5 cm mass on right ovary
    Hi everyone, I posted on here a few days ago, probably sounding like an insensitive crazy person to…
    greenbean48 42 views 4 comments Most recent by LouiseJ
  • greenbean48
    Cancer?
    Hi everyone. I don't really think I'm looking for answers, just somewhere to write.. I'm tired of m…
    greenbean48 51 views 13 comments Most recent by Blanka_C
  • Lindendar
    cholangiocarcinoma
    Has anyone on this site also suffering from this cancer
    Lindendar 82 views 9 comments Most recent by Untire_App
  • Voicee
    Introduction
    Hi I have just found this website and forum so I thought I would introduce myself! My name is Sylvi…
    Voicee 23 views 4 comments Most recent by LizzyB73
  • Carjan
    Proton Therapy
    I have just been diagnosed with stage 1 breast cancer. My doctor, surgeon and I are trying to come …
    Carjan 74 views 3 comments Most recent by Voicee
  • CHRISRAFF
    Lung cancer
    Hi my name is Chris i was diagnosed with non small cell lung cancer the week before Christmas. As y…
    CHRISRAFF 161 views 7 comments Most recent by LizzyB73
  • LizzieJayne
    New Member
    Hi I’ve just joined the group so would like to introduce myself. My name is Liz and I’m a 52 year …
    LizzieJayne 161 views 16 comments Most recent by LouiseJ
  • AliceInWonderland
    Newbie
    Hi everyone. My username is AliceInWonderland because my whole family is a little mad and wonderful…
    AliceInWonderland 23 views 3 comments Most recent by LouiseJ
  • MrBumpsMum
    Reoccurrence breast cancer
    Hi all, it's been a while since I posted on here, however I am 1week from a reoccurrence diagnosis …
    MrBumpsMum 111 views 22 comments Most recent by MrBumpsMum
  • rieh
    New to the site
    Hi all I was diagnosed with breast cancer (triple negative) in October 2019, to say it was a shock …
    rieh 111 views 10 comments Most recent by Sunshinedaff
  • MagsMac
    Do Biopsies spread cancer?
    On the day I was told I had cancer and was going to have my breast removed, I had a biopsy. In fact…
    Answered MagsMac 145 views 6 comments Most recent by Sunshinedaff
  • Lizzie1
    Diagnosis
    Hi my name is lizzie it’s my first time asking a question but when told we have cancer does everyon…
    Lizzie1 162 views 5 comments Most recent by Villiger1
  • timidlady
    Biopsy at Mayo Clinic
    Is it normal for a biopsy to go to the Mayo Clinic or should I be scared? Ugh! These results are ta…
    timidlady 22 views 2 comments Most recent by LouiseJ
  • Anthony1388
    Cancer of the oesophagus
    I am at present being tested for the above cancer and would appreciate any advice. My symptoms ap…
    Answered ✓ Anthony1388 62 views 3 comments Most recent by Anthony1388
  • linda123157
    Time line for the chemo doctor.
    I had stage 3 cervical cancer in 2014. Had surgery to remove everything. 6 sessions of chemo and 6 …
    linda123157 31 views 2 comments Most recent by RobertA
  • mandyb123
    Cancer returning
    Hi all I had my last chemo in December 2018 and apart from hot flushes I've been OK I had a p e t s…
    mandyb123 103 views 4 comments Most recent by RobertA