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Hi, I'm Dande621
I had a recent bone marrow biopsy for the pancytopenia, but it doesn’t show anything definitive, just mildly hypocellular 30%. Are any of you being treated for low blood counts? My shortness of bre...
  • Fri Dec 11, 2020 · Like1
Hi, I'm GordonsMom
I drank Glutamine, three times a day, as suggested by the nutrionist. Supposedly it prevents mouth sores from radiation and neuropathy from chemo. Worked well for me. You might ask your doc about i...
  • Wed Dec 9, 2020 ·
Hi, I'm GordonsMom
For dry mouth at night, I use xylimelts. Just one, on the side that was radiated, lasts most of the night. No more sipping water and getting up to potty all night. As well, hot chamomile tea with h...
  • Wed Dec 9, 2020 · Like4
I'm Gina, and I'm a survivor of Stage 1 Breast Cancer
I finished my treatment a year ago (except for Tamoxifen). Chemo brain started getting much worse after having my kids and 3 grandkids with us during Thanksgiving week. I'm finding myself doing cr...
  • Wed Dec 9, 2020 · Like2
Hi, I'm GordonsMom
re: suggestions for what your hubby might be able to eat. Bananas, Baked potatoes (with micro packs of steamed broccoli and cheese) and scrambled eggs worked well for me. Also drank a protein shak...
  • Wed Dec 9, 2020 ·
Hi, I'm Betti
Your doctor should explain the results to you. I had an OncoType DX test that part of the report was the recurrence % and was also on a graph. I know the mammaprint is similar to OncoType DX but ...
  • Sat Dec 5, 2020 ·
I'm Evette, and I support someone with cancer
Hello, I'm the Community Assistant for Navigating Care. Thank you for joining our Community and engaging in some of our discussions. We appreciate you taking the time to reach out to us to prov...
  • Tue Nov 24, 2020 ·
I'm MireyaMraz, and I'm a healthcare professional
I lost all my eyelashes due to chemo, I started using dermalmd eyelash growth serum and within 3 weeks my lashes are long strong, and really thick, both top and bottom, I’m on my second bottle now ...
  • Mon Nov 23, 2020 ·
I'm chris, and I'm a survivor of Breast Cancer
Thanks for raising awareness about the glucose levels.I stopped hormone replacement therapy ( which probably at least contributed to my cancer) at age 64, immediately after my bc diagnosis. mix...
  • Sat Nov 21, 2020 · Like1
Hi, I'm Betti
You didn't get an infection in it did you? I had mine in for just over 7 years, left it in for ease of blood draws, etc. In May they couldn't get a blood return when I went in for my every 6 week...
  • Fri Nov 20, 2020 ·

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