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I Just Found Out My Best Friend Has Cancer

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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...
    HeSetsMeOnFireAhh HeSetsMeOnFireAhh 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 7, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    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 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 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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    Please help me with my fundraiser

    for my friend with cancer http://www.booster.com/helpusfightbonecancer
    reagan1017 reagan1017 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 24

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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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    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 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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    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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    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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    I'm thirteen and my friend just got diagnosed

    with bone cancer. His leg gradually started to feel worse and we both just thought it was nothing. Then they found out he has cancer in his tibia. I am starting a fund for him on booster so if you are interested in helping him please message me.
    reagan1017 reagan1017 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 19

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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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    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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    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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    My best friend and I have known each other for 10 years. Lol it's going to sound lame but he is also my only friend. My only friend back in Texas. The first thing that entered my...
    Perseph0ne Perseph0ne 26-30, F 9 hrs ago

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    SCROLL TO THE BOTTOM TO SEE MY MAIN QUESTION I NEED SOME ADVICE PLEASE. I have been best friends with this girl who lives really near me, for about 3YEARS which felt like more...
    Abay18 Abay18 16-17, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    I think I need to explain my whole situation. I'm a part of a group of three. Me, another guy, and a girl. I've known the guy for a few years but we were never very close before...
    pkmncq pkmncq 22-25, M 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I was drawn to her because she desperately needed someone. She was shutting everyone out, but she opened up to me. I had that giving nature, wanting to help someone. Feeling like i...
    ThinkingCat ThinkingCat 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    My best friend is very ill at the moment after a bad accident it's gonna be a long road to recovery It still hasn't sunken in when I want to text I can't when I want to tell him...
    prettyinpink79 prettyinpink79 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    On July 14th, 2015 my life has changed completely. My best friend, motivation, love of my life, my angel got his life taken from him on his new street bike. I will never be able to...
    jaaadeee jaaadeee 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    My best friend and I had drunken sex about a year ago and his current girlfriend found out so she didn't want us talking. He completely dropped me for her & I absolutely miss him...
    Mariag123 Mariag123 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My best friend ever was killed in a car accident in college. My next best friend, who I thought was the love of my life, left me for another. My best friends now are my team at...
    WineNot44 WineNot44 41-45, M 6 days ago

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    I lose my best friend yesterday she said she don't want a friend like me. I remember I use to promise her that if we were not friend anymore I would fight to get her back I can do...
    lookket lookket 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    My boyfriend is my best friend in the entire world but then other times I really wanna screw my lesbian friend >.> shut up girls. Every girl no matter her s/o atleast ONCE in her...
    froofykittenxoxo froofykittenxoxo 13-15, F a week ago

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    This is quite a long story, but I'm gonna try to summarize it the best I can. So, I have this best friend called Chris, and another one called Polly. At the start of this new year...
    M1k3L3vitZ M1k3L3vitZ 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 20

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    Mylie died from a car crash. The driver was our friend and she was drunk and high. She was my best friend, the one that i could tell everything to. Shes the only friend that has...
    pkm66 pkm66 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    My best friend is getting married this December and she has just gone through the wedding course. I am blessed that I've been with her from the beginning, in fact, I'm the one that...
    teeekilicious18 teeekilicious18 18-21, F Aug 19

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    My family on my dad's side is absolutely huge, there are so many grandchildren, and i have many cousins. But i recently found out that i have a new cousin to add to the list. She...
    Robson11 Robson11 18-21, M Aug 19

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    Okay, I read this somewhere, "Your best friend is not your best friend unless they get your parents to suspect your sexuality." Hahahahha..lol..I have two really close friends...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 19

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    My best friend moved to Florida a couple of weeks ago and I just feel like he doesn't even care. I mean I think he does, but he is so happy to be gone. I live in Indiana and it is...
    Kyanag Kyanag 16-17, F Aug 17

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    I think I've had a best friend but I don't know whether I should consider that person a best friend because there have been times when they left me in order to become closer to...
    heyimbored224 heyimbored224 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    He's been my best friend since 6th grade and he lives in another city but he eventually comes back for holidays and stuff like that but when he asks me to come over i want to but I...
    JordanAlexander0513 JordanAlexander0513 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 16

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      I always wonder, what others do to have these many friends and best friends around them? I don't know. As others have given me feed back, I am very sociable, have a lot of...
    Mamoosh Mamoosh 31-35, F Aug 15

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    I don't know where to start actually but i'm gonna start with calling my (ex?) best friend X. X is a really fun person to be with. Me and X went to high school together but we were...
    zarkovsky zarkovsky 18-21, M Aug 15

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    We were best friends through most of high school; I liked being with her more than anyone else, even my boyfriend. We had classes together, and I would go over to her house after...
    undercoversister undercoversister 22-25 Aug 15

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    We were best friends through most of high school; I liked being with her more than anyone else, even my boyfriend. We had classes together, and I would go over to her house after...
    undercoversister undercoversister 22-25 Aug 15

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    well, my lover has been my friend for like 3 years, we weren't tgat close but as we started getting closer he yurned from a friend to a best friend. after no time i fell madly in...
    Faten99 Faten99 13-15, F Aug 14

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