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Hi, I'm Karen L C.
I had a tube for several months , have doc or nurse loosen the button if they have it too tight it will hurt till they fall off . Plus try to keep the tube in a position that may help I hated mine ...
  • about 3 hours ago · Like1
Hi, I'm Theresa M T.
In 2002 I was diagnosed with DCIS stage 0-1. I had lumpectomy, mastectomy with tram flap reconstruction, and 6 months low dose chemo. And if that wasn't enough, I was on Tamoxifen for 5 years. ...
  • Fri Nov 16, 2018 · Like1
Hi, I'm Paula R.
I have been on letrozole since 2013. My debilitating joint pain almost stopped after 12 months (and it wasn't a particularly gradual reduction in pain) and was gone after 18 months. The first year ...
  • about 7 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Betti
What is it used for?
  • Fri Nov 16, 2018 ·
I started eliminating the obvious sugars - pop, cookies, ice cream, chocolate... But then I started trying to cut back on refined carbs like bread also. I didn't stop eating fruit (natural sugars) ...
  • Wed Nov 14, 2018 · Like1
5FU, or fluorouracil, is a key part of common chemotherapy for metastatic colorectal cancer, the "F" in FOLFOX and FOLFIRI. I've been on one or the other for almost four years now, and while there ...
  • Wed Nov 14, 2018 ·
Hi, I'm LPeart
I have just been prescribed Arimidex as a replacement for Tamoxifen. I had triple positive, stage 1 Breast Cancer and have been in remission for about two years now. Does anyone have experience wit...
  • Wed Nov 14, 2018 ·
Hi, I'm Jane T H.
Wow! What a journey! So glad you were diligent in getting the help you needed and now back on track with your life. I had stage III lobular breast cancer. I chose from the beginning to not have...
  • Tue Nov 13, 2018 ·
Hi, I'm ALICE L.
I have lung cancer and have recently developed pain in my left lower abdomen. It's cause is unknown at this time, but is probably related to diverticulosis which was recently diagnosed. I have be...
  • Tue Nov 13, 2018 · Like3
Hi, I'm Donna
I was given Gabapentin when diagnosed with shingles. It was THE only thing that eliminated the excrutiating nerve pain and burning. I had been prescribed several types of pain meds prior to the G...
  • Tue Nov 13, 2018 · Like7

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