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    My Dad Has Stage 4 Cancer

    My dad just found out May 10 2013 he has advanced stage 4 small cell lung cancer. Since then he has tried 2 different chemo's and both didn't work. From May 10 to June 15 his tumor had grown 5 %. They can't do radiation cause of where the tumor is. He has his chest wall drained 4...
    alisonbrook alisonbrook 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 17, 2013

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    My Husband And Soul Mate

    On the 29 July this year my husband was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer and was given days to weeks to live. On the 30th September at 8:30pm he passed away. Just 8 weeks i had with my sweetheart after hearing that terrible news. I don't know if i am still in shock or...
    mezmo1 mezmo1 46-50, F 1 Response Oct 30, 2013

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    My Son Has Brain Cancer

    Dear all, I'm looking at the page and wandering were to start. Firstly, I'm feeling pretty good. I've started a new job mid January. My employer seems quite happy with my work to date and my position looks good for on going long term employment. My son seems to be coping well...
    Shan072 Shan072 36-40, M 4 Responses Jun 27, 2012

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    That Sums It Up-part 2

    Life is so ironic sometimes. My ex J and I went kayaking last week. As I said in my last post, he has extensive small cell cancer, the most aggressive type. As we each settled into our kayaks, I said “Aren’t you going to wear your life jacket?” “No,” he said. “I...
    Isodorapink Isodorapink 51-55, F Dec 13, 2012

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    Cancer Research

    Although I don't have cancer, the research by Dr. Burzynski intrigued me and thought the more people I tell the faster he can get though the FDA trials and save lives. I did have a brother in law die from cancer. When the found it, he was already stage 4. He was a heavy smoker...
    Brahma57 Brahma57 51-55, M 2 Responses Oct 23, 2012

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    My Dad and Grandfather

    2008 and 2009, the most awful time of our lives. I found out that my dad was diagnosed with Nasopharyngeal carcinoma cancer. He had a  lymph node on the side of his neck. But anyways he went for chemo in 2009, about 2 months ago, we found out that chemo and radiation...
    MisAmiga MisAmiga 41-45 4 Responses Sep 30, 2009

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    Cancer In You And Me

    Cancer in you and me Your rage, anger, aggression toward me are always there in the back of my head. I wish I can burry them deep down under the earth and stay there forever!!! But I can't....they keep coming back I wanted to forgive you, but I can't I wanted to move on, but I...
    hannapaulina hannapaulina 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 26, 2012

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    Mother Has A Tumour

    My mother is in hospital. She has a Tumour in her head. They only found it last week after a scan. She was complaining about the feeling in her left side (leg and hand). I am on the other side of the world, I am flying home tomorrow to be by her side. She is only 66. She is in...
    Tokyotrader Tokyotrader 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 6, 2012

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    Why?

    I don't know how to begin to write, but I I guess this is a way to release my pain, frustration, heartaches, and everything in between! I am dealing with my hubby of 12 years with a bladder cancer stage 4. He was diagnosed 2 years ago with this terrible cancer. Oh how I hate...
    hannapaulina hannapaulina 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 12, 2012

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    My Daddy Died

    A month ago my daddy died. He had been battling a rare form of cancer. I miss him so much and wish he was here. At least now I know he isn't in pain anymore.
    Rainbowgirl4Ever Rainbowgirl4Ever 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 27, 2013

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    The Intensity Of Life

    Here I sit at the bedside of my best friend and confidente. The rhythmic shaa shoo of the oxygen generator along with the water bubbling inside the cylinder that is providing him with moist oxygen blend in with the Soundscapes music channel I have on. A eucalyptis and mint...
    Isodorapink Isodorapink 51-55, F Apr 3, 2013

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    My name is Wendy Brimm ,

    i am from Vegas here in united state, i wish to tell you all, how i find a doctor that cure me from SKIN CANCER WITH HERBAL CANNABIS OIL, i had cancer for three years , i was on internet that very day when i saw a comment of a lady called MARIA KATRINA from united kingdom...
    wandybrim wandybrim 51-55, F Jul 15, 2014

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    I have had cancer. I went to the dr

    and they found a cyst so I went in to have it removed. when I woke up from surgery they took me to my room they didn't tell me anything so I asked my husband if it was cancer. he was crying and said yes. I had ovarian cancer. I talked to an oncologist who said I needed...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 4, 2013

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    My Mom Passed Away Last Week - T Lymphoblastic Lymphoma

    My mom passed away on 15th September 2013, after a brief struggle with an extremely aggressive manifestation of T lymphoblastic Lymphoma. She was diagnosed at stage 3 on march 2013. She had no visible symptoms till mid February. She noticed swellings around her neck and a mild...
    KausikV KausikV 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 23, 2013

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    R.i.p

    My mum oassed away of cancer and i am rele scared that i will die from it because i have had a abdominal problem lately and that is what my mum had then they told her that it was goul stones which they said to me but her supposed goul stones turned out to be cancer   R...
    unwrittensuicide unwrittensuicide 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 22, 2010

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    Weird Dream

    i had this dream last night i was with 4 or 5 people, one of them was someone famous but in the dream we made a lot of money and we were going to hide it but than some people tried killing us but we defended our selves and i had a knife, the whole dream we were at a boat house by...
    barazandeh barazandeh 18-21, M Oct 10, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    It's been just 9 years from when they removed my upper left lung because of lung cancer. I did 12 weeks of every day Radiation that burned my whole chest area. I did 4 months of...
    sirdan99 sirdan99 51-55, M 2 Responses Feb 13

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    My 15 year old sister passed away on May 20th, 2013, after battling Acute Myeloid Leukemia for 8 months. She received chemo treatments for about 4 months before she was(apparently...
    missingem missingem 22-25, F Feb 21

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    My father was a health person until June 2014. He was a teetotaler too. In July he was diagnosed with TB. I doubt he had TB. For a while he was getting better. All the while the...
    nithyarbabu nithyarbabu 41-45, M 2 Responses Feb 22

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    My mum was just diagnosed with stage three small cell ovarian cancer, her form of cancer is rare and the doctors don't know much about it and the thought that they don't is...
    labyrinthandinfinity labyrinthandinfinity 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I lost my best friend from cancer. My grandma died of bone cancer the day after Michael Jackson. I haven't been the same fun loving girl I use to be since she died. I lost two...
    Rebelscorpio Rebelscorpio 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 11

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    Recently I had a breast cancer scare. I was playing with my husband and he poked me in my breast, it hurt big time. I felt the lump and had him feel it too. He advised me to call...
    msvirgo02 msvirgo02 31-35, F Feb 22

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    My mom just took in my nephew before my grandma died my nephew was a newborn straight from the hospital. my dad thought of him as his son and even said that he would be happy if...
    skie800 skie800 18-21, F Feb 22

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    I just found out that I have osteosarcoma. A tumor was found on my leg, and just in time too. I probably wouldn't have lived if we hadn't caught it when we did. I'm not worried...
    idontbelong00 idontbelong00 13-15 2 Responses a week ago

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    I had a dream one time that I died from cancer. It was terrifying at one point. Ever since I have been worried about cancer.
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    When I was 12 my mom found out she had breast cancer. This came shortly after her getting sober. My sister was away at collage, so it was just my mom and me. I had to spend a lot...
    Queenofhearts23 Queenofhearts23 31-35, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    My birthday is in November so I mean this in a different sense. I believe that humans in general are a cancer of sorts, consuming everything in order to continue developing...
    tmalachi tmalachi 18-21, M 14 hrs ago

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    World Cancer Day. RIP Grandad, heaven gained an angel.
    LeahUK LeahUK 13-15, F 3 Responses Feb 4

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    Ugh. Near the end for my grandma. I've lost people, husband and my dad, but something about her makes me feel like I've never experienced this. She's in the last stage of cancer...
    MDaddysGirlM MDaddysGirlM 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 4

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    Back in 2007 i lost my son to cancer, Neuroblastoma.he was only 5 years old. everyday I feel like I'm getting weaker and weaker. I shut out most of the people in my life. my...
    ClickCloser ClickCloser 31-35, F 5 Responses Feb 6

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    A month ago I lost my aunt to cancer. Today is her birthday. Happy Birthday Aunt Kathy. I love you. <3 RIP 👼
    LostandFading LostandFading 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 9

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    I don't know where this experience came from, who started it, but can be classified as both! Cancerian, pantera tigris.
    Sinjintiger Sinjintiger 41-45, M Feb 10

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    my mom died of lung cancer when I was 1 and a half years old. so if you're wondering, no I do not remember her. I've seen pictures and I've heard stories, but it just doesn't seem...
    hannahrose29 hannahrose29 13-15, F Feb 15

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    Its soo painful :( I wish cancer didn't exist
    prabh00 prabh00 22-25, M Feb 23

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    My mother is in the OR right now being operated on. she has bone cancer and broke her hip today. She broke both femurs last week.... I don't know how long this will last... She...
    Hunnylovie Hunnylovie 22-25, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    cancer has a heart of gold but u don't wanna see how heartless they can become when they stop caring!
    deephuman deephuman 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Last June I was diagnosed with prostate cancer, because it was so aggressive it was recommended that I have my prostate removed as soon as possible. 3 weeks later I had the...
    bill1960 bill1960 51-55, M 11 hrs ago

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    Does my water sign drown his fire sign?
    DeDreamer DeDreamer 51-55, F Feb 6

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    ..... All the tests. Finally an answer. An answer unwanted. But finally I know what's wrong....
    Millie0213 Millie0213 22-25, F Feb 14

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    She does. She's had three surgeries so far. She's doing well.
    trappedgirl17 trappedgirl17 16-17, F Feb 21

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    Can anyone recommend coping strategies? I am wavering between wanting to quit my job and move in with her to be the caregiver. (She lives 400 miles away) And feeling like if I do...
    regardless101 regardless101 41-45, F 3 days ago

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    Religious people frequently tell me they are going to pray for me. Prayer is meaningless. Even if God existed it would still be meaningless. If God is all powerful, then his will...
    findmeholdmehasbeenfound findmeholdmehasbeenfound 18-21 26 Responses Feb 22

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    I need to get something off my chest.I may write about what I like about the female body on this site. I may come across as a dirty older man. I'm a very proud man.a confident man...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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