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I'm robin smithsters, and I support someone with cancer
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  • about 5 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Nancy T
I looked this up online and I think it stands for Eosinophils - one type of white blood cell. Mine have also been high most every week. It is due to the cancer your body is fighting. It can go l...
  • Fri Sep 17, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm Mary E S.
I will start XELODA in afew weeks. Looks like lots of bad side affects....anyone had experience with it? I will take b y mouth twice daily for a week, then rest a week. Thanks. MES
  • about 3 hours ago ·
I have stage 3 esophageal cancer. I recently completed 5 weeks chemo and 6 weeks radiology. It's been three weeks since my last treatment but I am still loosing weight and I am in pain when eating....
  • about 21 hours ago · Like5
Hi, I'm Betti
My Oncologist ordered CEA testing at my annual visits. After about 5 years I was told it wouldn't be necessary to order them again as it wasn't at least in my case all that helpful
  • Sat Sep 18, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm Jackie Lee
I am 20 years post treatment of stage 2 anal cancer .I remember the burns and the pain so well ! I didn’t wear underwear for several weeks after treatment, and wore short nightgowns . I spent a lot...
  • Thu Sep 16, 2021 · Like4
Hi, I'm Susan B
I was diagnosed with ET in 2017 after my having labs done with my PCP and he sent me to a hematologist. I then had a bone marrow biopsy which showed I have the JAK2 gene mutation. I was on Aspiri...
  • Wed Sep 15, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm Nancy T
It is so scary and anxiety is high when first diagnosed. There seems to be so much no one knows yet. I was diagnosed in April with two lumps, one I had for several years and was told "no changes" ...
  • Wed Sep 15, 2021 · Like3
Hi, I'm DJ
I also was diagnosed with "uncurable" uterine sarcoma on 5/11/20. I went through two surgeries and chemo through November 2020 and recurred with a vengeance in April 2021. I had another big surgery...
  • Tue Sep 14, 2021 · Like3
I'm Ginger, and I'm a healthcare professional
This diagnosis is strange. I have been following the Mayo Clinic on their new and revised study for 11 years. The thing with Polycythemia, is you don't won't take off blood if your Ferratin is low....
  • Tue Sep 14, 2021 ·

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