Back in February of 1998, my grandfather went in to have part of his second kidney removed. His first one was removed entirely in 1994. Well, you can't live without at least one kidney, duh. The doctors ended up having to take the entire second kidney that...
Both my grandfathers had cancer. One of them now breathes through a hole in his throat, the other is incurable, but it can be slowed so much that he can die a natural death without much pain.
My aunt had breastcancer and is now clean after chemo.
My girlfriend died of cancer...
I had chemo 2 1/2 years ago. I am still very tired and sometimes confused. How long did it take you to feel like yourself again? Did you ever get all your energy back?
What are your side effects?