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I Just Found Out My Best Friend Has Cancer

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 44 People

    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 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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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'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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    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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    It's not my best friend,

    it's one of my best friends close friends, who we go to school. We made a booster for him please help! http://www.booster.com/helpusfightbonecancer
    cayla921 cayla921 13-15, F Jun 24

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    I don't think a best friend is something one can get overnight, it takes years to consider someone as your "best friend". I have a few close friends in real life but I'm not sure I...
    TarikP TarikP 18-21, M 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I am 22 years old. Until almost a year ago, I had never had a girlfriend. Unfortunately, this relationship only lasted a month, but that was the greatest month in my life. Today...
    charlesrook charlesrook 18-21 14 hrs ago

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    My friend and I became best friends four to five years ago, when we were in primary school. It started when she started going to the same tutorial center as me and we just drifted...
    rosyvision rosyvision 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    She used to be my best friend but I don't consider her my best friend anymore. I think she still sees me as her's, probably because I'm a good friend to her but she's not a good...
    awaywego4 awaywego4 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I always hated when people would say you can't have a best friend of the opposite gender because it always ends in a bad relationship. I was lucky enough to have met my best friend...
    silence3412 silence3412 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    My name is Zoya, I have always been different than most growing up. Everyone always has that one best friend they grew up with and never part. But not me. You see, I prefer to be...
    Zster3 Zster3 18-21, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    Since I was young, I usually played outside on my own in the country. Then moved to the city. I made some friends but I was always the tag along. Then in teen years, I had...
    willowofthewoods willowofthewoods 41-45, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    it started when I was 13 and my best friend was going to visit her dad. she asked me to spend the weekend here with her and I did. ever since, it has been fireworks. I feel so...
    ticklishjenn ticklishjenn 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    We had been best friends for 5 years when he confessed he has feelings for me.i didn't love him back so i told him that i only think of him as a friend and we can't be more than...
    Hafizamassoud Hafizamassoud 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    My best friend wote this for me💖 I'm just cold I was told again after I ask her What's with the hoodie? I don't fully understand How much pain she's in She feels like she's...
    Uniquesouls Uniquesouls 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I had this one really good friend since the very beginning of freshman year in high school (Maia), eventually we got closer and I got to meet her family, she had a sister which was...
    Himmydimmy Himmydimmy 16-17, M Jun 26

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    I had a best friend. I have close friends now, friends that I consider best friends but that aren't really. She was my best friend for seven years and then she grew distant. My...
    Jewels10022 Jewels10022 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    There was Martinique, Shaynece, Adrianna, Tanisha, My preschool besty who's name I can't remember. My kindergarten besty who's name started with a J. The last time I had a best...
    theprettysideofugly theprettysideofugly 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    I had a best friend... I will never understand why me and this guy I know will always share the same pain... Hell is what we make it he says. But yes... I had one. She was kind...
    KaguyaSumeragi KaguyaSumeragi 16-17, F Jun 25

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    I need advice. ..I want to message my friend that I have feelings for to try and just reconnect. I know we can't be together which is ok but I just want his friendship again...
    pandaangel pandaangel 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    Im new to this, so bare with me. Raymond E. Howze..the love of my life was shot and killed on January 11 2015 for someone to steal my car. Ray wasnt just my boyfriend, he is my...
    CantGoOnWithoutYou CantGoOnWithoutYou 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    My lover is my best friend, but it is a mess. Where to begin, and it will be a bit lengthy. I will call him D and we met when we were 11. It has been the same bond since we first...
    dfclifton55 dfclifton55 56-60, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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    last night me and my best friends family went to the movies and me and her brother sat right next to each other. It was freezing so I put my knees on up to my chest, we'll...
    lauren2500 lauren2500 13-15, F 7 Responses Jun 24

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    I first met him at a street crossing, we were both on bikes going to the same direction to work. At the time he worked with my little sister at McDonald's while I worked as an...
    LeeWalker06 LeeWalker06 18-21, F Jun 23

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    Okay, in the past I told me crush how I feel and she didn't exactly feel the same (Note above is her response to me giving her a note confessing my feelings). However, now things...
    marchdan marchdan 16-17, M Jun 23

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    Well I went over to one of my best friends house and we were hanging out in her kitchen and her brother came in and we talked for a little bit and then we went down to her basement...
    lauren2500 lauren2500 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 22

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    My "best friend" and I have known each other and been inseparable since second grade! We even went to different high schools and then she moved out of the country for a year and we...
    SunnyRaye SunnyRaye 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    I have a best friend and I love her (as a friend of course) she's funny as hell and crazy. She super weird but I guess that's one reason we're friends lol. She makes an awkward...
    XxedwardxX XxedwardxX 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 19

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    Dear "best" friend, The past few days have been nothing but tense conversation and I don't know why. Yesterday, your sister messaged me on Facebook to tell me what a ****** friend...
    stayingstrongtoday stayingstrongtoday 18-21, F Jun 19

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    I met my best friend ironically through an ex 8 years ago.we started talking more and more. then we stopped for a couple years only to reunite again later and hit it off better...
    pandaangel pandaangel 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 19

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