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Hi, I'm Tracey Miller
Is anyone in the clinical trial for this drug? Just looking for information.
  • Wed Sep 30, 2009 ·
I'm Michael Temple, and I'm living with Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin's, Stage 2 This site mentioned above I found to be very helpful especially when you are trying to compare your experience to others or ask questions you are afraid to ask your m...
  • Wed Sep 30, 2009 · Like2
I'm Craig G, and I am surviving with Melanoma.
I have my weak moments, but I have never really considered anything but going through this. My most basic thought is that I prefer to live as long as I can. I can not judge your situation, but ...
  • Tue Nov 3, 2009 ·
I'm Sam Malone, and I'm surviving Melanoma
I received confirmation late last week stating that the lesion on my ear was infact, squamouc cell carcinoma. It is believed that the shave biopsy, curettage and electrodessication competed the tr...
  • Mon Sep 28, 2009 · Like1
I'm Misty, and I'm living with Melanoma
Another odd side effect of interferon, is that my eyelashes grew crazy long. So long that I had to trim them. It was weird. Also, my nails got really thin and brittle. They were always getting ...
  • Wed Sep 16, 2009 · Like1
I'm Kaitlin, and I survived Hogkin's Lymphoma
I had a port-o-cath during my treatment and it was removed shortly after I finished my treatment. I don't even think it was an option. Since it is a directly line to your circulatory system, I woul...
  • Tue Jan 12, 2010 · Like1
I'm Victoria Tumblin, and I'm living with Melanoma
I had a general oncologist, but I sought out several melanoma specialist over a period of 4 years. I went to Duke University, Johns Hopkins University, and the Medical College of Virginia. Things...
  • Fri Sep 4, 2009 ·
I'm Misty, and I'm living with Melanoma
I definitely agree with having doctors that you can count on and that really do care about you personally. I advise that everyone get a second or third opinion when getting a cancer diagnosis. Th...
  • Fri Sep 4, 2009 · Like1
I'm Victoria Tumblin, and I'm living with Melanoma
Sounds like you made the right choices Misty. You have to go with what works for you and your family. I believe, only we intuitively know what the best decisions for ourselves is.
  • Mon Sep 14, 2009 · Like4
I'm Gena C., and I am a member of the Navigating Cancer team
Thank you for the great advise! I really appreciate it! We are asking around right now to find the right doctor and the full body scan is something we need to do as well...thank you!
  • Fri Aug 28, 2009 · Like1

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