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I'm Nanny, and I'm a survivor of Breast Cancer
I have had one Zometa infusion and will continue with these every 6 months. My bone density scan showed my osteoporosis a little worse than two years ago, so she felt this drug would be best with ...
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  • Mon Aug 5, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Betti
I lost most of mine and had my hairdresser shave off what was left. I then just let it do its thing and within 8 months I had a full head of hair back, different color and texture but none-the-les...
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  • Mon Aug 5, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Betti
I had 1 small area when I first started and my RT recommended something with Hydrocortisone in it and it worked. It was only for my first week or so and then never recurred.
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  • Mon Aug 5, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Jodi E D.
How are others coping with weight gain while in chemo? I am in maintenance and doing infusions for the next two years. Any recommendations? I have already gained 20 pounds since last July. I’m terr...
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  • Sun Aug 4, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Kraig
How long you have to do chemo before remission?
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  • Sat Aug 3, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Ruth A P.
Yes, the path lab will stage the tumor after the surgeons remove it. You should get that report a couple of weeks after surgery when you go back for your post-op checkup. Best of luck
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  • Sat Aug 3, 2019 · Like4
Hello my husband is on gleevec for 8 years. didn't experience skin reaction, but he would get glauco mastia,(misspell) think breast benign mass , he had it removed once, but still tender
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  • Wed Jul 31, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Diane G.
I am doing radiation...on my third week.
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  • Wed Jul 31, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Shelley J H.
I have patients that have RLS and are taking Ropinirole. You might look into the side effects and discuss with your Dr.
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  • Wed Jul 31, 2019 ·
I'm Paula J L., and I'm a survivor of Lung Cancer
Thank you so much for sharing this. I have Calmoseptine Ointment to relieve bug bite itching. I now know I can try it for this purpose also.
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  • Tue Jul 30, 2019 ·

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