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Breaking the silence - the waiting

This disease impacted our lives so much over the last 3.5 years. We were in a constant waiting mode. Waiting to schedule appointments, waiting to see Doctors, waiting in the ERs, waiting for procedures, tests results, new medication, CT scans results, MRI results. 516 more words

Cancer Sucks

Lane End’s Hannah takes on the London Marathon

Congratulations to Lane End’s Conference and Events Executive, Hannah Field, who ran the London Marathon this weekend.

Running with her sister Debbie, Hannah joined 36,000 other participants to pound the capital’s streets in this major annual fundraising event. 260 more words


Japan's biggest drugs maker Takeda Pharmaceutical fined $6bn over cancer causing medicine


The company said it “respectfully disagrees” with the judgement awarded in the southern state of Louisiana on Monday, which also ordered the firm’s co-defendant, US drugs firm Eli Lilly, to pay $3.0 billion in damages. 387 more words

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I Don't Ever Want to Go Back...


Through tears streaming down his face, he begins to tell me a story of bullying that I didn’t ever expect that we would have to deal with. 341 more words

Then it all hits the fan...

As our son kept thinking about the idea of leaving school and being home schooled, he began to ask what we would do and when we would start. 681 more words

2nd Surgery Over - Waiting Starts Again

My surgery was schedules for April 3rd and the day started early as I had to be at the hospital for 8.30 am. The surgery was at 10.30 am and only took about half an hour however the recovery time was quite long. 97 more words

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A Noninvasive Test Can Help Predict Bladder Cancer Recurrence

PHILADELPHIA — A DNA methylation marker test done on urine samples collected from patients with non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC) can predict tumor recurrence with high sensitivity and specificity, according to a study published in… 506 more words