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I Just Found Out My Best Friend Has Cancer

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    MIGHT!!! I just barely found out.

    She's been sick and went in and they did biopsies and her white cell count is way low and she's been hemorrhaging internally in her stomach and it doesn't look good. My heart has broken in two for her < 3 I am praying hard for you GIRL!!!!
    kittyluv78 kittyluv78 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 9, 2014

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    My Bestfriend Also Known As My Life Has Blood Cancer And Hes Only 17

    This is a long story. I guess i will start from the beginning. My bestfriends name is Eric. Hes 17 now. Hes perect haha. He really is. I love him to death. I would do anything for him. I met him a year ago on facebook. Yeah..i know what your thinking. Facebook friends...facebook...
    roselina23 roselina23 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2012

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    My Best Friend Has Cancer

    My name is Izabella and I'm 16 years old. My best friend Jade is like a sister to me, she comes over every morning to get ready for school, every lunch hour, every day after school until about 12am. I can tell her everything and anything. About 2 months ago, she was suddenly...
    IzabellaMarie IzabellaMarie 16-17, F Aug 4, 2012

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    My Best Friend Has Stage IV Cancer

    T his doesn't seem possible one minute; then the next minute overwhelming fear fills my senses.  My dear friend Ursula, age 64, has breast cancer.  It didn't show up on a mammogram.  It didn't show up on a sonogram.  INFLAMMATORY BREAST CANCER...
    mscintx mscintx 61-65, F 3 Responses Apr 8, 2009

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    My Best Mate Has Cancer

    My best mate, ex and Big Bro (I never had) of 28 years was diagnosed in July with terminal cancer, of the lung which has been caused by his smoking, saying that I cant actually completely blame him as he started smoking excessively in 2003 when our daughter (Graci-Anne) died...
    allisoncounsell allisoncounsell 26-30 Oct 2, 2010

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    Wow :(

    i met him in the 9th grade we hit it off so well, we were practically like twins. after gr.11 he moved across the country with him family, but hes kept in touch with me the entire time...he told me a few days ago that he just found out hes got cancer...hes only 21... i keep...
    pinknailpolish89 pinknailpolish89 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 26, 2009

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    My Mother

    my dear friend who is close in my heart as a mother to me as anyone could get. the mum i wish i had. i have not seen her in a while.i love her so much i found out last night she has breast cancer.i wish i could take it away and have it instead.she is too special too important...
    freeangel freeangel 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 11, 2010

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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 shouldn't be in bed sick and on chemo. I wish I was allowed to see him (Long Story) but of course I am not so I have to sit here...
    nikolasmom nikolasmom 36-40 1 Response Oct 7, 2014

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    My Dear Best Friend Has Cancer

    I am so scared and confused.  My dearest best friend just got diagnosed with cancer.  I just got off the phone with her and I don't know what to talk about sometimes because I am so choked up and scared.  If there is anyone out there that has gone thru this- please...
    Tanyalee Tanyalee 31-35, F 4 Responses Dec 29, 2009

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    I Found Out My Best Friend.has Canver

    Hi so I jus t found out my bestfriend has leukemia :( I dont know what to do shouodni.tell her I know? I want to know how long.is she going to live I dont want to lose her I honestly dont I will kill my self
    joseline118 joseline118 16-17, F Sep 6, 2012

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    He Was Just Given A Time frame To Live In

    My best friend has cancer and has just been told that he a week to three months to live and he seems so happy about it, not that he's dieing but happy about life while I am struggling to keep myself in a better spot when he is around but the minute I am not around him I fall...
    heartofafighter heartofafighter 26-30, F Jul 28, 2010

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    If This Happened

    I'd be very upset, but at the same time try to give all the support I could.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 Apr 25, 2012

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    Cancer At 15

    Me and my best friend have known each other for 10 years. We have been through everything together and now she is dying. I love her to bits and I just want to protect her ;(
    Clarinetmonkey96 Clarinetmonkey96 16-17 1 Response Feb 29, 2012

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    Pass The Brats Please, And Oh Yeah, I Have Cancer

    He was so nonchalant about it -- slipping it into a conversation about sun and sand while we were sitting in his backyard, eating brats and clams (don't ask).  We had been talking about dermatologists. He mentioned that he had seen one recently. This was my friend who hates...
    wundayatta wundayatta 56-60, M 3 Responses May 31, 2010

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    Tyler<3

    My bestt friend Tyler was diagnosed 2 months ago with AML (acute meyloid leukemia), she has gone through with 3 treaments of chemotherapy and is currently on her fourth, the doctors didnt expect her to be abel to visit her home at all and sent her to a childrens hospital in...
    Cotahh007 Cotahh007 13-15, F Jun 11, 2011

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    I am calling out for help ;-(
    alone121906 alone121906 18-21 4 Responses Mar 19

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    You know who you are and would like to thank you for everything xxx
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    I've tried talking to my boyfriend about some problems regarding my best friend but he just gets upset at what I tell him. I think I've gave him a bad impression of my family too...
    Sayybriana Sayybriana 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I have a few great friends that I have never met. Best friends* each message from them reminds me that I am not alone, but it hurts when all I need is a hug and no one is here...
    Harper101 Harper101 16-17, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    One of my best friends is an online friend. We have never met in person yet we have shared so much. She knows every detail about me and I couldn't imagine life without her...
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    I fell in love with my best friend. Just the other day we had a talk about how we were both questioning our sexuality. It took a lot for me not to just kiss her dight then and...
    BeYou321 BeYou321 13-15, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I recently moved because of my ex. I moved like 45 min away from my gay best friend winter. I miss him so ******* much its ridiculous. I know its only 45 min away but I don't have...
    DarkKnights10 DarkKnights10 16-17, F 6 hrs ago

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    I miss my closest friend I've ever had. He didn't deserve what he got at all. We were in 8th grade, and we used to play together and hang out and such. One day, he we were at the...
    Tranquil5 Tranquil5 18-21, M 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    Dear girl who broke my best friend's heart, It's funny, how I disliked you when you were going out with him. Ah, not funny; it was pathetic. Don't tell me it wasn't. When I found...
    DisguisedAsMe DisguisedAsMe 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 3

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    I just found out two days ago , it was out of the blue for such a happy and cheerful girl to see 3 scars on her thigh it was so unexpected . At dinner in my school we were eating...
    secret687 secret687 13-15, F Mar 10

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    I love someone who has cancer and she talks about dying and I fall apart trying not to break and cry If i could id take her cancer so shed live shes beautiful and amazing and im...
    lostbrokeheart lostbrokeheart 18-21, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    I had a best friend from about five years old until last year when he died of lung cancer. No matter where our lives took use we always stayed in touch by regular phone calls and...
    bornfem bornfem 56-60 2 Responses Mar 3

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    Back in January, I found out my best friend had sex with my ex boyfriend I had dated for 3 years. Yeah, we were broken up, but still... he was my first love and that's just NOT...
    Wvgirl20 Wvgirl20 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'm in love with one of my best friends and I'm afraid to tell him. I've known Chase, as I'll call him, for over a year now and he's been there for me through some of the toughest...
    InsaneFlowerGirl InsaneFlowerGirl 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    The person that was going to be my life long best friend slowly began to severely dislike me. I'd known him for 13 years, knew all the family ect. I was in love with him and it was...
    Christina916 Christina916 22-25, F Mar 19

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    So about a month ago I had lost my two best friends. What had happened was that one of my friends was falling on hard times and asked if she could move in with me for a month. I...
    madhatter93 madhatter93 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I think I’ve just found the best live music performance from inspirational country singer John McAndrew, It’s on “Live From The Couch” sessions on ZUUS and they are just...
    purpledarts purpledarts 18-21 Mar 3

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    once upon a time i fell in love with a girl who i never really talked to but became best friends with in a matter of weeks. after a month passed, i made a move and we dated. that...
    ThatOtherGuy17 ThatOtherGuy17 16-17, M 6 Responses Mar 11

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    So I got my first kiss on the lips from my best friend back in 5th grade - who is also a guy. We have been classmates since 4th grade and I gotta admit that I was really shocked...
    meryo meryo 26-30, M Mar 16

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    So my best friend is the one in the pink jacket, and well we have done some pretty weird and crazy stuff I vividly remember this one time when we went out with a group of people...
    sadnessisbeauty sadnessisbeauty 16-17, M Mar 19

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    I can't believe it has been 3 years since you have been gone. When I was 14, me and my best friends had taken the world. The trio and I would do anything and everything together...
    tessagj14 tessagj14 16-17, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    I'm so Confused! PART 1 So I changed schools. I finished my tenth grade and left to another school and stayed there my junior and senior year. In my junior year I met a boy named...
    M1k3L3vitZ M1k3L3vitZ 18-21, M Mar 5

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    We actually met on here. We had an instantaneous connection and we made a brief go at a relationship. But it didn't work out. We were both broken over other people. But that ended...
    WolfElvyn WolfElvyn 31-35, F Mar 16

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    My best friend of over ten years slept with someone I had been dating and cared very much for and kept it from me for three months. When I finally found out and confronted her, she...
    Wundervoll Wundervoll 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    okay Soo,My best friend....she knew how much I like the guy she always said she never liked him at all,anyway so she text me saying that I HE WANTS ME to break up with him and so I...
    emotionalfreak emotionalfreak 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 3

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    Today is the birthday of my major college crush, and last night he had invited his friends, including me, to a bar for his birthday party. I couldn't go because my dad is here and...
    RH17 RH17 18-21, F Mar 8

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    I see stories on here telling about couples falling in love. That in itself is always a great thing. What I want to know is how many of those consider your lover your best friend...
    srfchopper srfchopper 56-60, M Mar 14

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