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Hi everyone,  I'm new here.  I was diagnosed with kidney cancer 3 weeks ago as an incidental finding.  I thought I might have chronic appendicitis as I had a mild pain in my lower right abdomen for a couple of days.  It turns out I have a small stone there that isn...Read More
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Hi folks,At 46yo I was diagnosed with T4 anal cancer back in September 2019, finished the 6wks of  chemo radiotherapy in December, & am now dealing with the physical fallout so thought it might be a good time to connect with some of you folks who understand. I've b...Read More
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When I was going through my radiation treatment, I would make little jokes.  I figured the staff did a pretty grim job, and I might try and make it more human for them, smiles not tears, G'day, how you doin' ? I vividly remember the first lady leading me in there (...Read More
7 replies Monday
They don't mention this in the instructional pamphlet, but cancer really does give you absurd and unexpected little victories once you're into your own personal 'overtime'. For me, I'm 2 years past my use-by, and hoping for at least another fifteen (age 47 with 3 y...Read More
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Hi all Still trucking along on my second course of chemo-radiation for head neck cancer, having just wrapped week 5 of 7.  Latest vlog tracking my progress is up on YouTube at https://youtu.be/ZH1TeGQinmo     Cheers Shane
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