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Hi, I'm BRUCE P G.
I have had treatment and surgery for colorectal cancer. I have an ileostomy and have started chemo taking Capecitabine orally 2000mg twice a day. Since starting my stoma stings and burns constantly...
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  • Sat Oct 20, 2018 ·
Hi, I'm NuyakaDi
I have scoliosis and osteoarthritis and believe the tamoxifen makes it worse. Dr didn't think so. I stayed off of it for a few weeks and wasn't sure I could tell much difference so started back on...
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  • about 1 hour ago ·
Hi, I'm Betti
I was told to use plastic utensils as some chemo. meds. can cause metallic utensils to make things taste worse.
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  • Sat Oct 13, 2018 ·
I'm Emma Marie, and I'm a healthcare professional
Your body is your sanctuary. And in order to make it as peaceful and healthy as possible, you must always be aware of what will make it healthier so you will be able to have a longer life to share ...
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  • Sat Oct 13, 2018 ·
Hi, I'm Pegasus
Honestly think time is what helped me the most, and it took a couple years.
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  • Wed Oct 10, 2018 · Like1
Hi, I'm Betti
I imagine it's possible. Have you discussed it with your doctor? I had treatments 5x/week for 5 1/2 weeks and after my Monday's treatment I saw the Radiation Oncologist and he always checked my c...
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  • Fri Oct 5, 2018 ·
I'm Gayle, and I'm a survivor of Stage 2 Breast Cancer
I had 4 dd AC every three weeks then 4 Taxotere every three weeks. I understand Taxol is similar to Taxotere, except weekly. I found Taxotere to be much easier then AC. Not as tired. Did not ...
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  • Sun Sep 30, 2018 · Like1
Hi, I'm Tmburgess78
I am fine with things like tattoo pain but my hips hurt a lot and this is a different kind of pain so I might be a big baby. I think I'm more scared of pain than actually experiencing it. Thank you...
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  • Sat Sep 29, 2018 · Like1
Hi, I'm Denise D P.
Yes, while on Afinitor (10 mg daily for approx, 2 yrs), in addition to ankle swelling, I also experienced excruciating muscle cramps in feet and legs, especially at night. Now that I've been off ...
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  • Sat Sep 22, 2018 ·
I'm jeastburn, and I'm a survivor of Uterine Cancer
Thank you for the response. Very helpful information.
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  • Sat Sep 22, 2018 ·

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