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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 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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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 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

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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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    Related Experiences

    My sister had cancer when I was younger, Got diagnosed with being one of those people with a poor immune system(couldnt go out side, could be touched) There is a thing call camp...
    LLAMAAAA LLAMAAAA 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 30

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    An excerpt from Chapter five of In the Cleft: Joy Comes in the Mourning (found on Amazon and Barnes and Noble) “Grandy’s arms ached and she felt stone cold and empty. There...
    danagoodman danagoodman 41-45, F 2 days ago

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    Cancer killed both of my grandmas (Leukemia and Lung Cancer), both of my great grandmas (Throat Cancer and Brain Cancer), my teacher (Lung Cancer), several family friends and their...
    blondevanillaspice blondevanillaspice 13-15, F Oct 5

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    I hate cancer, I just wish they'd either have something that will always cure it, or it never even existed. I'm probably going to get cancer, it runs in my family, my grandpa from...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 7

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    June 26, and a proud Cancer. Theres a lot of aspects of being a cancer that used to.effect me negatevitly but I was able to use this to my advantage. I absolutely love being a...
    njflyer njflyer 26-30, M 4 Responses Sep 30

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    My aunt has claimed to have had cancer all through my life and my family did not believe her and told me she was lieing. She currently has stage four Breast cancer and only a year...
    dreaminghope dreaminghope 22-25, F Oct 4

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    My two uncles had cancer, one of them died last year of brain cancer, and the other has chronic leukemia.
    DrowningInRed DrowningInRed 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 29

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    My dad was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2009. At the time, I was 12 years old in grade 7. I had no idea what was going on until 2-3 months later. My dad was loosing a lot of...
    lauranicole1818 lauranicole1818 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 3

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    I was diagnosed with ovarian cancer one month ago. The mass on my ovary was discovered through cat scan in the ER because I had symptoms of appendicitis. on Labor Day weekend I had...
    Lmm14 Lmm14 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 3

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    I lost my mom to cancer when I was 20. She was only 46. I am an only child so it was extra hard to face the battle with no siblings to relate to and share the struggles with. I...
    HazelleS HazelleS 26-30, F a week ago

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    I was checking myself out down there like I do monthly, just to see if everything's normal and good, and I noticed a little lump by my ..anal passage ahha. And I looked it up and...
    anonymousspleasehelpme anonymousspleasehelpme 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 26

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    I have a lump on my left side below my ribs and it's grown since it appeared. Meh. It is 3cm at least now, whereas when I first spotted it it was 2cm, maybe 1.5cm. I am headed to...
    OceanButterfly OceanButterfly 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 28

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    Too many people are dying from cancer.
    areyoujoking202 areyoujoking202 13-15, F Sep 29

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    I was diagnosed with AML when I was 17 which is a form of leukemia. I am almost 3 years cancer free.
    joshuaw94 joshuaw94 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 4

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    So... Hi. This is my story. For the past three years, the man who was my fiancée and whom I have found to be my soulmate (do not be mean just because we might have been young...
    veryoldtree veryoldtree 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 6

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    My best friend has cancer and it SUCKS! I do not want him to be sick or hurt. He just got married and has a baby on the way and this should be the best time of his life. He...
    nikolasmom nikolasmom 36-40 1 Response Oct 7

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    Let me first start by saying that I never will regret doing what I need to do to care for the people I love with all of my heart and soul. I know what I am doing and it breaks me...
    ilmj123 ilmj123 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 11

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    When i was just over 20months old i was diagnosed with a blood cell cancer called leukemia. I nearly died but recovered
    Sourr Sourr 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 15

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    My younger brother died a month ago from blood cancer. He was 18 years old. I can't stop thinking that it should be ME, not him. He was such an amazing guy, he could have achieved...
    cyanesque cyanesque 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 17

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    Like this if you are crying or feel sorry to people who have been effective by cancer
    19Mark19 19Mark19 26-30, T Oct 17

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    I have bone cancer. And it's hard to deal with. It's in my knee.. And I can't walk anymore. I just want it to be over
    dimpledfreak dimpledfreak 13-15, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    When Hannah died, I felt my world shake. Hannah came up to me in second grade, handed me an apple slice, and asked to be my friend. I never thought how much that one moment would...
    Lostneedsfound Lostneedsfound 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm 15 and i lost my father just over two weeks ago. The experience is still new to me and when i'm alone i break down and cannot control my tears, i don't know who to speak to...
    8u8813s 8u8813s 13-15, F 6 Responses Sep 26

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    I was diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma in my left breast tissue in 2010 at the age of 42. Only 1030 men diagnosed that year- Average age, 67.
    slavetoGoddessVC slavetoGoddessVC 41-45, M Sep 27

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    I tried grieving her and moving on. I don't think there's any such thing as "moving on". She will always be here. She's the yellow in the sunset, the smile on her brother, the hole...
    crankandburn crankandburn 18-21, F Oct 4

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    Bought this shirt from "No Tattoos Die Naked" #NTDN4theCure Tee.
    lydianneverly lydianneverly 18-21, F Oct 7

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    Gluon lasting, I'm a survivor
    Bja1234 Bja1234 31-35, M Oct 8

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    This is my baby cousin aleisas snow, she has neuroblastoma. This picture was taken after they removed to tumor and rearranged we organs because the tumor grow to fast because it...
    rottenroses rottenroses 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 15

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    So I just read about the two Austrian girls who went over to Syria to marry two terrorist men belonging to ISIS and I'm in pure disbelief. I know that people all over Europe and...
    fulhamarelife fulhamarelife 18-21, M 3 Responses Oct 16

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    I would enjoy any conversation about anything .☺
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 16

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    I just can't believe it's happening so quickly...they diagnosed her just months ago and she's gotten worse by the day. She could go in a few months, she could go in a year, we don...
    sinsoftheflesh sinsoftheflesh 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I went out this evening to a trivia night to raise money for a cure for cancer. What an amazing turn out, an amazing group of 150-200 people all supporting the same cause. All...
    observer72 observer72 41-45, F 3 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    Hi, this is just a snapshot into my life, 36 married with 2 children and another on the way. Live rural, close by to my mother. Have 4 siblings. My father died when I was 5. I...
    sukey2000 sukey2000 36-40, F 3 hrs ago