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  • 10 Aug 2016 - 14:51
    toffee's picture

    my boyfriend died 5.30am today, he was a fighter he died in his sleep.i thought i should update, i miss him so much already, by for now sonia;

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  • 2 Aug 2016 - 17:56
    toffee's picture

    my boyfriend is now in a nursing home with lung cancer stage 4 , i cant stop thinking about him,i go and visit him every second day and sleep over,i love hime, thanks for listening by

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  • 20 Jul 2016 - 13:47
    toffee's picture

    my boyfriend is going to a nursing home, the hospital wants him out of the hospital he is in , he is 53 years old . i will go thanks for reading the

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  • 3 Jul 2016 - 12:36
    toffee's picture

    i cryed why have a person die young 53 yrs old to lung cancer, its spread to his brain, his brain tumor is pressing on his brain, i dont have anything else to say, except i love my boyfriend very much by by

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  • 23 Jun 2016 - 15:39
    lors's picture

    Im not liking blogging confusing me
    I,m lor 44 married and have breast cancer i have a fb support group just started today
    Or its called support online for breast cancer ladies or is my email

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  • 22 Jun 2016 - 18:26
    toffee's picture

    my boyfriend cancer has spread to his brain he is in hospital he is dying i have cryed and cryed, thankyou for reading my blog

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  • 8 Jun 2016 - 11:03
    admin_one's picture

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  • 5 Jun 2016 - 19:58
    Chantelle Risey's picture

    Hi there,

    I'm 29and was diagnosed with cervical cancer 4 months ago. I've completed 3 round of chemo, had surgery and unfortunately one of the removed lymph nodes tested positive for cancer. So my next option is intensive chemo/radio for 6 weeks to eliminate eall risk of it coming back OR I can do nothing and hope that I'm cancer free and monitor.

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  • 20 May 2016 - 00:32
    madmik's picture

    Hello, 2 years ago I was diagnosed with oesophageal cancer and thank goodness the chemotherapy and radiation got rid of it but not before nearly killing me.

    Got nearly 2 more years with my two boys aged 11 and 13. Thought it was over except for three monthly endoscopic tests.

    That was until 20 March this year when I was told to have a pet scan. There they found the thing was back, bigger and meaner than ever, My tumour is in my oesophagus and of course they can do nothing.

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  • 15 May 2016 - 22:58
    Smiley09's picture

    My mum has been in and out of hospital quite regularly of late. Having blood transfusions and antibiotics. Drs saying the bleed is from the mass in her bowel. Surgery is not an option. I am finding it very hard as every time we go in to the hospital, she is so unwell. It's like well, is this it? Is this the end? And then they give her a few bags of blood and antibiotics, and then, she is bouncing off walls again.... It's just getting harder and's like losing her each time she goes to hospital. So mentally(emotionally) draining...

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