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  • 6 Dec 2014 - 19:53
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    Darryn was told yesterday that he has to stop the drug trial and have radiation therapy. They have found 2 spots in his brain and 2 in his lung. It's so frightening to be facing this I can only guess how poor Daz is feeling. He is so down I am worried about him. He started taking steroids and is sick and is so tired, I hope these side effects go away soon. Don't have much else to say, just trying to get my head around this and be there for poor Daz.

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  • 24 Nov 2014 - 21:02
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  • 18 Nov 2014 - 00:36
    glenys48woods's picture

    With Colin having chemo it has been rather distressing to all of us. It was every 3 weeks starting last May where I was in WA which is a long time to be patient. It was my son's birthday on the 11th of Nov and I said to Colin what can we do for Stuart's birthday? It wasn't taken care off as he didn't hear me. I asked again on Monday and the same happened again. So when Tuesday came Colin didn't know what was going on. He asked me what is going on and I said to Colin that we are going out for Stuart's birthday. What a negative celebration but we had a good time in a café for an hour.

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  • 12 Nov 2014 - 21:07
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    Talking to the nurse for preadmission today, she says: oh, I know someone who survived a Whipple operation once.

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  • 8 Nov 2014 - 10:40
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    Hi everyone,
    can anyone help me I had TURB done follow up, but I am scared that the treatment didn't work. What happens now have to go on another round.

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  • 21 Oct 2014 - 11:48
    Jane R's picture

    I have endured chemo/radiation, operation that resulted in a permanent stoma and then chemo treatment again. It has been 7 weeks since I finished it but joint pain started a couple of weeks after and this has been very debilitating not to mention very painful. It is affecting my shoulders, wrists, ankles, right finger joints and back. I am wondering if anyone else has experienced that same thing and if so what treatment helped the most.

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  • 16 Oct 2014 - 18:00
    Ann's picture

    Can anyone help me to cope with angry and scary being diagnosed with cancer. I try so hard to get over but I couldn't . Please help!

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  • 12 Oct 2014 - 13:23
    SILLY's picture

    About this time last year Victoria posted that she was to lose her eye to cancer the following day . I haven't been using this site much since then but do read the emails I receive .I hope she is ok . Does anyone know ?

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