Young Cancer Survivor Board
Hi there is a new board for cancer survivors, check it out.
Hi all - I am aa volunteer at Gilda's Club (named for Gilda Radner) where anyone touched by cancer can go for social and emotional support. They are involved in the Revlon Run/Walk for Women taking place on Saturday, May 1 in NYC- raising money to help fight women's cancers. They need 40 more people to volunteer to help…
Two months ago my son was diagnosed with osteosarcoma on the lower end of the fibula bone just above the right ankle. He is undergoing chemotherapy now. It seems that this disease mostly occurs either on the tibia below the knee or on the bone above the knee but not near the ankle. He will have surgery to remove the tumour…
How do you tell a child?
How do you tell a child about what they have been thru when they really know nothing about it? My son was only 4 1/2 mos. old when he was diagnosed and went thru almost 5 years of chemothearpy and he still does not know why he only knows he went to the hospital alot. How do I tell him without scaring him to death? He is…
Support Group please help
Hi all I was wondering if someone can help me find a support group in Missouri where I'm from for those who are younger (in their 20's and 30's) a years of age that are survivors of childhood cancers. If anyone can help please respond. I would really appriciate it. Caty
Hi all..I was 12 years old when I got cancer in my voice box. Im now 25. and still have alot of sadness. But do well most days. Anyone want to talk..Im here.