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Hi, I'm John E B.
I lost my taste buds the week after I stopped chemo.That was 4 months ago. When will they come back? By the way I can taste liquids just fine just not solid food.
  • about 5 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Joan M M.
I was on ansstrozole and my fingers got so stiff and achy that I couldn’t knit or type. Then tried another but couldn’t tolerate it. My body just ached. I was Stage 1 and had 16 rounds of radiat...
  • about 6 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Betti
When post menopausal women have issues with AIs sometimes doctors will change them to Tamoxifen and I know of those like you do better with the change.
  • about 7 hours ago · Like1
Hi, I'm Carolyn J H.
Someone posted that they were using an ointment (I think) to relieve leg cramps. Can you tell me what it is? I am taking magnesium and other vitamins along with staying hydrated.
  • about 7 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Sharon L P.
I have Essential Thrombocythemia also and would like to know about support groups or discussions. Thanks, Sherrie
  • about 8 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm David P B.
Phyllis, I'm pretty sure you have to be in remission before a stem cell transplant is considered. Ask your Oncologist. Ask lots of questions! Crafts, hobbies and working in the yard are great -...
  • about 8 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Ruth A P.
Good luck to you. I tried the Claritin and it did not work for me but as long as no one rubbed my back or arms I was OK. Just achy for those 3 days and super tired but only had 4 chemo treatments ...
  • Fri Feb 15, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Charline C.
Not bad at all. Just having arms over head and neck position are not comfortable. The rest for me was not bad because I was thinking about how I was laying and having to be still. You can do it!!!
  • Fri Feb 15, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Joseph F S.
My sister had her 1st immunotherapy treatment and ended up in the hospital with pneumonia and severe stomach cramps. She is stage IV lung cancer and has tumors on her spine and esophagus. Has anyo...
  • Wed Feb 13, 2019 ·
Thanks Betti!
  • Tue Feb 12, 2019 ·

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