Mom far away
I live in Missouri and my mom lives in Illinois. She was just diagnosed with bone cancer that stemmed from a bout with kidney cancer about 1 year ago. I am so torn as to what to do. I have a husband and two children here. My only sibling lives near her and my dad is still there. My heart is telling me to uproot my family…
Hi I'm New
I am a 55 year old female. I was diagnosed with breast cancer in December 1999. I had a lumpectomy and removal of lymph nodes. in January of 2000. Since then I have had chemo and radiation. Then in October I had reaccurance of cancer in my breast. In December I had a mastectomy and now I have it in the lymph nodes in my…
Husband needing Bone Marrow Transplant
I wanted to let anyone know that my husband has Non_Hodgkins Lymphoma in his chest cavity he is 44 yrs old and without the transplant he's been given 2 months to live.
best friend with breast cancer
Hi everyone, I just wanted to start by saying "thank you" for all the amazing support in this website. My beautiful friend was diagnosed 9 weeks ago with stage 2 invasive breast cancer at 31 years old. we live 6 hours away from one another and I have been visiting her every other weekend since her diagnosis. I'm also in…
Mom's Breast cancer problems.
Mom had a radical masectomy on the left side in March of this year,They removed 16 lymph nodes and found no other cancer. they recomender 6 chemo treatments, she only took 2 they made her very ill. She had to be hospitalized each time. Ever since the surgery she has had pain in her left shoulder,rib cage area, arm, and…
MY GRANDMOTHER,WAS JUST DIAGONISED WITH THIS,AND I WAS TOLD THIS IS TYPE OF CANCER IS FAST GROWING,,SHE WAS GIVEN,AT THE MOST 6 MONTHS,IS THERE ANYTHING I CAN DO TO HELP GET TREATMENT,OR PAIN MANAGEMENT FOR HER,PLEASE HELP,........THANK YOU
mother has breast cancer
Am taking care of mom with breast cancer.Had mastectomy 6/9.Many complications since then.Feel we are getting run around by doctors and no support for how hard it is.Am juggling taking care of her, working, and two kids plus husband.Anyone with similar experience??