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Hi, I'm Paula W F.
Glad someone mentioned Xeloda. I have had terrible side effects to the point I wanted to call it quits. The hand foot syndrome was debilitating for a while. The depression was definitely there. ...
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  • Fri Dec 3, 2021 · Like2
Hi, I'm Will Dooley
I have been on the same regimen since June, 2021. I don't have those same side effects. I have had to drastically change my eating habits to manage other side effects. I'm new to Start as of Tuesda...
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  • Fri Dec 3, 2021 · Like2
Hi, I'm Maia Cavelli
Newly diagnosed. 11/2. Biopsy confirmed 11/8. Waiting for surgery on 12/9. It seems like an endless wait and my emotional stamina is in shorter and shorter supply. My omentum is also affected and e...
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  • Thu Dec 2, 2021 · Like4
I'm R. Scott Davis, and I'm a survivor of Esophageal Cancer
Daniel - my experience with side effects is that most of what the nurses/doctors tell you along with the fact sheets for the specific drugs you receive are pretty reliable for what you may have. Fo...
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  • Thu Nov 25, 2021 · Like6
I'm Nara_Pal, and I support someone with cancer
Hi everyone, It's been around a year now since I lost my mom to cancer, and I decided to use what I experienced to help others. For those of us who have experienced it, we all know how diffi...
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  • Wed Nov 24, 2021 · Like1
Hi, I'm Diana
Thank you for that information. I've gone to websites and all I seem to find is every place talking about helping and wanting donations, donations, donations. But when looking to see who to cal...
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  • Fri Nov 19, 2021 · Like1
What can I expect to happen at my first Surgical Consult? Do I need to get a close (shaved head) haircut to Allow easier examination of my scalp? My cancer is on my left rear hip!
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  • Thu Nov 18, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm Tamara
These posts were awhile ago. Any updates? Would love to hear from you, as I am undergoing similar recommendations. I pray you are all still with us! Love and hugs to all!
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  • Thu Nov 18, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm wbras
When I was 64 I had throat cancer, then lung cancer, then treachea cancer, then again lung cancer stage 4, now at age 74 it has shown up in a lymph gland behind between my lungs. I've had numerous...
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  • Thu Nov 18, 2021 · Like9
Hi, I'm Holli Jones
Hi. 2 years ago today I was where you are at. It was all so confusing. I finally turned it all over to God. He led me to a wonderful group of doctors and nurses who took good care of me. I was...
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  • Wed Nov 17, 2021 · Like1

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