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  • Forum Post: chemotherapy - I'm struggling

    Hi, I'm half way through six courses of chemotherapy for my breast cancer. I've done well for me I think coping while going through a separation and house sale but suddenly I'm panicking about continuing with it. I had the treatment on Tuesday and am feeling constantly sickly and migrainey...
  • Forum Post: Advice needed on using Avemar with chemotherpay (Carboplatin/Paclitaxel)

    Hello, I am trying to find an evidence for my mum if Avemar has been used safely with chemotherapy in ovarian cancer especially Carboplatin/Paclitaxel combo. Mum was using Avemar pre chemo for 3 weeks and felt great (in comparison) now her oncologist at her chemo meeting a week ago heard about...
  • Forum Post: side effects of TAX i am suffering from nerve damage

    Hi I am not sure if I am posting correctly. I hope someone can read this. I have got peripheral numerology (numbness) 3 months after the last TAX. Has anyone else experienced this?? Numb feet and hands and can anyone tell me if it goes away or am I stuck with it. Love to know if anyone else has...
  • Forum Post: Third time unlucky..

    Hi you may have seen a post from me before, but thought id start my own discussion. I'm Pam 57yrs old mother of three gorgeous girls and nana to 8 beautiful grandchildren 14yrs down to 9 months so I have a lot to live for! My journey began twenty years ago when I was first diagnosed with breast...
  • Forum Post: How do I explain my hair loss to my little one?

    Apologies if I'm repeating a common question , but I'm struggling to decide what the right thing to do is. I was diagnosed with Leukaemia 6 weeks ago after becoming ill on holiday. It was obviously a complete shock, and I ended up in a hospital 300 miles from home for the first few days before...
  • Blog Post: So Far...

    So today is Day 10 of my 63 Day treatment plan... I'm now half way through week two and so relieved! It’s not been easy, but I’ve managed … I’ve been put on a course of Chemotherapy called BEP which is a 21 day course, the reason mine is for 63 days is because I’m...
  • Blog Post: The beginning..

    I decided to man up and go to the doctors... within 3 weeks and after 2 doctors appointments, an ultrasound and an appointment with a Urologist at my local hospital I heard those dreaded words.. We think its testicular cancer Jack, my life literally flashed before me.. I froze. I'm the sort...
  • Blog Post: A tough ride...

    Well Mum had her 2nd lot of chemo yesterday, at least she knows what to expect this time and she's not looking forward to it. It's been tough watching her suffer with the pain and sickness but I'm guessing a million times harder to go through it so I just keep smiling and telling her it'll...
  • Blog Post: About us

    my name is Jodie and my beautiful mum has been diagnosed with terminal Lung cancer. It has spread but to what extent were not sure the main tumour is in her right lung and we know it's in her lymph nodes above her left collarbone. She is having another CT scan next week so we may know more then....
  • Blog Post: My first session of Chemotherapy and hair loss

    I had my first chemotherapy session towards the end of Oct 2012 and because it was my first one my mum was able to come with me. We went to the Beatson together and I signed into say I was there. When the nurse came to speak with us to go through she spoke to my mum and we had to have that awkward moment...
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