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I Survived Ewings Sarcoma

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 13 People

    My Day Of Reckoning

    6 months before all of this started, I had just been released from hospital for a car accident, I had fractured my L3 and L4 verterbra's.  So when the back pain and leg pain started they thought it was part of my back injury.  Or I was faking it, as a doctor told...
    Fairyfloss7 Fairyfloss7 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 26, 2010

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    I was diagnosed in May 2012 with a Ewings

    Sarcoma in my right foot, I had my leg amputated below knee in Oct 2012. Since Jan 2013 I've been in remission now I return every 3 months for scans
    peterdaintree peterdaintree 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 1, 2014

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    Don't Stop Believing Jn Yourself.

    1975 was a devaststing year for my family. My mother died from lung cancer in March 9 days after my 16th birthday. I was an athlete and was playing basketball for my HS team. I noticed my left knee hurting ,so I went to the Dr who was family friend, and he took X ray's of my knee...
    kathyyuras kathyyuras 51-55, F Oct 25, 2013

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    Surviving the Killer

    I was diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma in 1977 when I was 17.  I went through multiple surgeries, two months of radiation and a year of chemotherapy. Even today, thirty years later, Ewing's still kills 95% of those who develop it.  I would really enjoy hearing from...
    CanisMagnus CanisMagnus 51-55, M 6 Responses Nov 4, 2007

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    I Beat Ewing Sarcoma To The Ground!

    I was ten years old when I was diagnosed with Ewing Sarcoma in 2000. My prognosis was rather well, a 75% chance of survival. I was fortunate enough not to need any radiation therapy, but I did have rounds of chemotherapy periodically for nearly two years. I also had a surgery...
    KibblesNBits KibblesNBits 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 23, 2010

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    Mollie's Story

    When I was 8 years old my leg did not feel so weel. So we went to hurly medical center they checket but they did not see anything. They cent us home. But it still hirt. I was diagoned with Ewing sarcoma a bone cancer. It was painful throw the treatmeant. I didnt know how long I...
    Skip246810 Skip246810 18-21 Oct 18, 2012

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    I've survived two truck crashes both of which could defiantly have been fatale the most recent one in particular I bought a 89 gmc 2500 3 speed from a so called friend it had even...
    Biggy742 Biggy742 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 27, 2014

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    I survived TWO motorcycle accidents within the span of six months. The second of course was the worse of the two, my helmet popped off when my head hit the ground and then I did a...
    seelensauger seelensauger 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    It's been 6 months today since I had my near fatal car wreck. I spent 21 days in uab hospital (most of that time in ICU). I was attending college classes over the summer and on the...
    tentyhime tentyhime 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 1

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    When I was little, I was in a car accident and it temporarily injured my neck and ribs. Although I'm physically fine, I'm still terrified of cars.
    Leofflaed Leofflaed 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    The first vehicle I ever wrecked was a 2001 Chevy long box with only 50,000 miles on it. I had bought it from my dad after my first truck blew a head gasket. I was always crazy...
    Biggy742 Biggy742 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 27, 2014

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    Still have the stitches as I type this lol, I should start from the beginning shouldnt I? Well couple years back, 2-3ish, my friend (name changed for privacy) linn moved in with us...
    Kafkadreams210 Kafkadreams210 16-17, M Dec 30, 2014

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    There seem to be certain days of the year when society decides to punish we single people. One of them was yesterday. New Years Eve. More than almost any day of the year, we are...
    Spaneele Spaneele 51-55 1 Response Jan 2

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    Hi I. am , 28 year old survivor of a steroid induced "psychotic" episode. There are three "extreme" known documented people who've suffered a reaction as severe as mine that's...
    Ayaime7 Ayaime7 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    I grew up thinking it was normal for a Father to lay hands on his wife and children. It was completely mundane to me. When he got home from work I'd hide in my room,try to avoid...
    diminuire diminuire 18-21, M Jan 4

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    2 months ago yesterday I rolled my car on a dirt road. I took my eyes off the road for a second and lost control. My dad said by the looks of the car I must have been airborne...
    ebsy113 ebsy113 22-25, F Jan 5

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    Here is to surviving another
    PronoidAndroid PronoidAndroid 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    Today was my first day on here. It was somewhat interesting. I'd do it again
    keeplookingatit keeplookingatit 36-40, M Jan 7

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    1). I tell my story so I can remember what I'm fighting to stay away from.2). I cherish the one who fought for me when I could not, and have cut the ties from those who did not.3...
    TwentyTwoReasons TwentyTwoReasons 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 13

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    I worked for a Public Utility Company. First as a guard and then as the supervisor. Was responsible for the largest data center in Eastern Pa. Left with a letter explaining...
    4trancefun 4trancefun 56-60, M 5 days ago

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    I was sexually assaulted during my first semester of college. I was living in a dorm, and my neighbors and "friends" had invited me over to hang out. Of course, alcohol was...
    LeahNicole418 LeahNicole418 18-21, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    I had a very rare first of it's strain of sarcoma cancer. Ever discovered in anyone and had to go to Dana-Farber Cancer center in Boston MA. to be taken care of to remove it. On...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Back when the world was young, the humans and the animal people could speak to each other. At first they lived in peace. The humans hunted the animals only when they needed...
    warriorwolf1818 warriorwolf1818 16-17, M 36 mins ago

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    Isaac: No, don’t close me up. If you get in and it’s too complicated, cut the cord. Paralyze me if you must. I survived a war did you know that? I survived a war where they put...
    ThisIsMeYeah ThisIsMeYeah 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    While I was dealing with my Cancer issues in 2013. After my surgery to remove it,which was done at, Dana-Farber Cancer/ Brigham Young/Women's Cancer hospital in Boston MA. July 23...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M Jan 13

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    I just got diagnosed. Ewing's sarcoma. I visited the hospital for the 20th fracture in my legs and pelvis in 3 months and eventually we start to wonder its more than just...
    whiterobin whiterobin 16-17, F Jan 13

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    2015 Update... With over a year or so being cancer free (Colon and Sarcoma) I am pretty much fine with everything, as well as it can be.... but I am glad that there has been no...
    TimmAllen TimmAllen 51-55, M Jan 16

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    Have you ever felt lost? Like absolutely lost? No hope and dream? Feeling like you can never find yourself? Not knowing who you truly and really are?. I...
    SAVEtheHER0 SAVEtheHER0 18-21, F Jan 10

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    And.... *drum roll please* let the drama begin.I hate holidays, as far as ones go this hasn't been too bad actually I survived it with a load of avoidance, the internet, and well...
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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    Alright... I've been battling self harm and depression and anxiety for the past three years... And it is ******. I know what it's like, and I know that sometimes all you feel is...
    xXxbrokenangelxXx xXxbrokenangelxXx 16-17, F Dec 30, 2014

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    I understand what you guys are going through. I was extremely bad and it took the doctors a very long time to diagnose what my promblem was. I had lost so much weight I was...
    waiting2emerge waiting2emerge 31-35 Jan 3

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    A lot of times I just want to cry To let out all the pain in the past The trauma of existing, being stretched between the fighting In the midst of the most serious of battles That...
    Hey4yu Hey4yu 18-21, F Jan 4

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    I Survived. I was never a typical male child, outgoing, adventurous, active in sports. I was more quiet, curious and sensitive. I didn't have a strong bond with my father. He was...
    bcvegas4u2 bcvegas4u2 66-70, M a week ago

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    How exciting Friday nights used to be, home from work ready for the preening to begin, then off to meet friends at a time and venue arranged last weekend, no texts no Facebook or...
    dustydaisy dustydaisy 51-55, F 4 days ago

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    I am a very outgoing, loveable, fun, talented young woman. I am always working on making you happy. I go out of my way to make you smile and bring you joy. At a first glance, when...
    MamaBreaABDL MamaBreaABDL 18-21, F 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    An irresponsible Drunk Driver had taken my cousin's life away about 6 years ago. She was in the passenger seat and her friend was driving at the speed limit when suddenly the drunk...
    annaerb annaerb 13-15, F Dec 27, 2014

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    I was watching a documentary on domestic violence a week ago. They spoke of abuser traits and it dawned on me how much my dad fits that profile. He has always been so hard to deal...
    JasmineRoses JasmineRoses 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 27, 2014

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    I watched a YouTube video that one of my favorite you tubers posted. He attempted suicide before. He took an entire bottle of pills and he felt himself falling asleep, but he...
    Pisces277 Pisces277 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 27, 2014

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    i get seriously pissed when people do this!!!one time my classmate kicked this stray dog repeatedly in its stomach. ....and they were laughing like it was a comedy show .. i got...
    monishnair monishnair 13-15, M 2 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    the crazy young daredevil, Darryl, went over the falls in a barrel; he survived the game, and now has his name on a line of men's sporting apparel. (Dec.27, 2014)
    paulie138 paulie138 66-70, M Dec 28, 2014

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    Ive survived homework....I'm invincible
    DynamiteDanX DynamiteDanX 13-15, M 3 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    Old movies all the way when i have kids im going to have them watch 2013-2014 movies and say "yup I survived that"
    bowsrlife bowsrlife 13-15, F Dec 28, 2014

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    Does any spiritual people watch LMN on Friday and Saturday night it has some amazing shows on. I survived beyond and back, ghost inside my child are a couple. My favorite is Teresa...
    Carmeldelight Carmeldelight 41-45 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    Long story short, my mom had an ectopic pregnancy when she was pregnant with me. I survived; my twin didn't. Even before I knew I had a twin I was obsessed with the idea of...
    HorseGirl21 HorseGirl21 26-30, F Dec 29, 2014

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    Feelings are transitory. Even a pure-black depression can end. Sometimes people hold onto sadness and pain for years or even decades, because they're not willing to let go of the...
    SilverSearching SilverSearching 26-30, M Dec 29, 2014

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    This year 2014! I want to do something different this year instead of new years resolutions I'm doing past year reflections as I notice this years resolutions i didn't even met...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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