I Have a Sister With Cancer

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 16 People

    My 31 or 32 year old sister called us on my

    birthday last year to tell us she had cancer. She's always had issues with blood clots on her brain, a miscarriage, and general bad issues. But ovarian, breast, and uterus cancer all at once are really tough on her. She's still fighting it and there isn't much they can do...
    polyglotparrot polyglotparrot
    13-15, F
    Sep 5, 2014

    A few weeks ago my younger sister was diagnosed

    with brain cancer and our world was turned upside down. She'd been suffering from migraines and her GP thought she might have varicose veins on her brain so she was referred for a CT Scan. She had to undergo an MRI as the CT showed the growth and it all happened so fast. One...
    MySweetTears MySweetTears
    41-45, F
    Dec 22, 2015

    My 22 year old sister was diagnosed with type 3

    colon cancer at the beginning of April 2014, she is so beautiful and it is the hardest thing in the world for me to watch her struggle, always getting sick after chemo and loosing all of her hair, it kills me to see her hurt like this. I want her cured!!! In the cover image she...
    Laserbeam18 Laserbeam18
    18-21, F
    Jul 27, 2014

    Hospice

    My sister was diagonised with lung cancer last year, It is so hard to watch her suffer,with this horrible Illinness All i can do is let her know I love her very much, and comfort her.
    Bluebird777 Bluebird777
    70+, F
    1 Response Mar 1, 2009

    My Little Sister

    I have a 7-year-old sister with Ewing Sarcoma. She's only had it for about 8 months but she only has about another week at most to live. My father and her mother had a bad break up when she was young (they never married) and she does not get along with our family, hates us even...
    forlackofreason forlackofreason
    18-21
    1 Response Aug 17, 2009

    15yrs Old And Ill

    so my 15 yr old sister has cancer. pancreatic to be exact. she has had it since sept.06. man i remember the day i found out i cried for the first time in years. i felt so helpless. i mean im the oldest and i always felt responsible for my siblings and i always felt like the...
    steelers1986 steelers1986
    22-25, M
    1 Response Oct 19, 2009

    She has a rare form of NHL.

    She started chemo this past Monday. She's in good spirits so far...I only hope ahe can keep it up and not lose hope as the battle rages on.
    iamrae22 iamrae22
    22-25, F
    Aug 14, 2014

    My sister just had her last chemo yesterday!

    At least until after surgery! Her tumor has shrunk by almost half! Praise God 🙏
    Laserbeam18 Laserbeam18
    18-21, F
    Aug 1, 2014

    I'm Drowning In Cancer

    I'm new to this but I have the late night blues. My sister has just had four malignant growths removed from her lung - her cancer has returned. She had a total colostomy a year ago - advanced colorectal cancer. My mother is currently in chemotherapy treatment for a rare bladder...
    axamermaid axamermaid
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Nov 17, 2007

    We Do Not Know Yet

     My sister turned 40 a few months ago. Today she went for her very first mammogram. They want her to have a biopsy by next week. I am scared for her. All I can do is worry about it.  
    all4mmm all4mmm
    41-45, F
    5 Responses Jul 23, 2009

    Just Found Out

    We just found out she has cancer.  So far she hasn't shared much of her feelings.  She is still processing I guess.  She is the oldest girl in the family and I know my parents are very anxious.  I don't even know all the details yet except some lymph...
    soonermom soonermom
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Sep 5, 2008

    Scared

    She was diagnosed with colon cancer in May '07 of this year, and truth is, she's scared.  The only person she's opened up to is me via emails since we live in different cities.  But to everyone else, I think she's trying to be strong, so they aren't more upset.  My...
    Belinda Belinda
    31-35, F
    8 Responses Oct 11, 2007

    My Worst Fear

      My story starts with one of my best friends.  She was very healthy, just married, and ready to start a family.  She went to he gynecologist for a check up and what she thought would be a regimen to become a “mommy.” Instead her doctor found a lump on...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    7 Responses Feb 19, 2009

    Bone Cancer

    My Sister was Diagnosed In 2003 With Cancer in the bones. Now 2008 September 17 Finally We had an answer To our prayers. She Under went a Bone Marrow Transplant. Now October 10, 2008 It's a Cloudy Road. I Feel alone and upset. I Visit here weekly (if not daily) But Today is a...
    CountryAngel CountryAngel
    18-21
    Oct 10, 2008

    It Hurts

    I came home Friday. My Sister Is battling Cancer. Today we went Shopping For hurricane supplies And She almost Fainted. It scared me. I haven't Spent a lot of time with Ellie In a long time. But since being home I have. It Hurts to see her like this! I kinda cut ties with my...
    matthewsmommy matthewsmommy
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 20, 2008

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