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...for me, was about a man who, when the chemo took his hair, it included his nose hair...didn't have time to ponder the upcoming chemo.At my quarterly exam on a Wednesday, we...six days after the exam ? I was taking chemo.It was a long, brutal day, friends...
Letters to the editor

...restore appetite (which, since I have had lymphoma I can say really does help the appetite, whereas the drugs they give you for chemo are certainly on the destructive side). It's like the horrible health care law. How dare anyone try to make it easier to...

Since June of 2012 patients needing medical oncology (chemo therapy) cancer treatment have not had to add the trip to Anchorage to their discomfort. That was when Katmai Oncology Group...

WASHINGTON - Coping with advanced cancer, Bev Veals was in the hospital for chemo this summer when she got a call that her health plan was shutting down. Then, the substitute insurance she was offered wanted...

...That's normal," she said. "We call it 'chemo brain.' "I had just experienced my first sessions of chemo: three straight days of treatment to fight...I've been able to work, even after the chemo sessions, and that means a lot to a farm...
Sylvia Fall Axelson

...using salmon caught at their property in Sterling.Jeanne always preferred to smile and chose to laugh, even during grueling chemo sessions. She was an inspirational and irreplaceable wife and mother and a great friend to many. We will miss her every day...
A day for September

...going into remission, to the loss of her son just two days after being born after her cancer re-emerged. "She would go to chemo treatments then be at work two days later," she said. "When people would call in sick they would have to talk to her...
New diagnosis may lead to cure

...immune system, and a bone marrow transplant to give him a new one. ?It?s been tough,? Bethany said. Since beginning chemo, Landon battled several infections, including pneumonia. He?s been in isolation in order to prevent further infection...
Dedicated mountain runner battles cancer

...chemotherapy in at the University of Colorado. "Chemo's kind of a last resort. It's not...was about 20 days after his last round of chemo, and Stangel got a fever the afternoon...the cancer has progressed. He said the chemo was effective and shrunk the sarcoma...
Community rallies together to help Sterling family

...chemotherapy, a surgery, stem cell transplant, radiation and antibody therapy. "Linzi's surgery will be in October after chemo round five," her mother explained. "The surgery is done to remove the remaining tumors not in the bone marrow."Currently...


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