I Took Chemotherpy

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    Chemo, My Drug Of Choice.

    I was 16 years old when I found out I had cancer. April 29th, 2005. I was diagnosed with APL Leukemia. The rarest childhood disease but the easiest to treat. I had an. 80% chance of survival. I was one of the lucky ones... I took 3 kinds of chemo. I forget the names but they all...
    abilene8907 abilene8907
    22-25, F
    Apr 12, 2012

    Live My Fear

    As long as I can remember I was scared of the idea of chemotherpy. Anytime I heard someone had cancer and would have chemo I avoided them. I was afraid I would see them get sick. Kinda stupid, I know. Basically I did not allow myself to think about cancer, chemo, radiation, or...
    ColorMeReal ColorMeReal
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Oct 29, 2007

    I Had Chemotherapy Once

    I took chemo ONE TIME, and then decided never to take it again, I had Hodgekin's Disease, the best kind of cancer you can get if your going to get it. It was extremely treatable, but the chemo didn't cut it for me. In fact, the chemo nearly killed me on several occasions...
    Sparklepaws Sparklepaws
    18-21, M
    8 Responses May 24, 2008

    It Was Bad, But Not As Bad As I Thought

    I am writing this for anyone who might have to go through chemo or has a loved one about to go through it. ------------------------------------------------------------------ Having watched my Mum go through chemo I was horrified at the thought of having to go through it myself...
    DAVIDinIRELAND DAVIDinIRELAND
    41-45, M
    1 Response Jun 12, 2008

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