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I Have a Grandparent Who Has Cancer

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    My Grandma

    Shes 85 years young ;) My grandma was diagnosed with cancer of the bladder about 10 months back. Doctors have done surgery to try to remove or at the very best contain the cancer twice now. But 2 weeks after her second surgery which was 3 weeks ago she got an infection that...
    BUDDAH BUDDAH 18-21, M Oct 18, 2007

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    My Grandma...and She'll Be Dieing Very Soon

    ive had very little contact with my grandma over the last few years, due to a family falling out, but when we were told that she wasnt very well, we went to go and see her. i went about 6 or 7 weeks ago for the first time in 5 years that ive seen her. she looked good as normal...
    sezy sezy 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 28, 2008

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    Goodbye...

    I'm surprised I'm not crying due to the fact that I usually do when I think about this.... I was 3 years old when my grandmother passed away from colon cancer. Even though she lived 2 states away she was basically my hero. Me and her were best friends from what I could remember...
    alexamcgee alexamcgee 18-21, F Sep 3, 2011

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