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Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day

Today, October 13th is Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day.

Following my diagnosis with Metastatic Breast Cancer (MBC) in July, I’ve spent quite a bit of time online looking for more for information about MBC and, also, for support groups for those living with MBC. 739 more words

Living With Breast Cancer

Cancer patient translator for the sh*t you say

There are a lot of articles about what not to say to cancer patients. For the most part I’ve heard everything I’ve come across. There are good explanations as to why not to say these things, and below is my hand at telling everyone what I actually hear when certain remarks are made. 764 more words

Breast Cancer

"Are you okay?"

I get this question a lot and 9 out of 10 times, I have no idea how to answer it. Is the person concerned about how I am (physically) at this very second or are they asking a more holistic question? 894 more words

Is IL-33 expression a key to risk for prostate cancer progression and metastasis?

According to a newly published article in the journal Scientific Reports, men who lose normal expression of a protein known as interleukin-33 or IL-33 are at higher risk for recurrence of their prostate cancer within 5 years than men who do not lose the expression of this biomarker. 448 more words


When The Bones Join The Plot With Lung Cancer!

When The Bones Join The Plot With Lung Cancer!


Posted by:
Greg Lance – Watkins

eMail: Greg_L-W@BTconnect.com



When Lung Cancer Spreads to the Bones…

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Back on the rollercoaster ...

SO, after not having made a post for a while, I’m afraid that this is going to be another one of “those” posts …

Last week, after completing two cycles of chemotherapy, I had a PET CT scan to check how the cancer was reacting to the treatment. 423 more words

Living With Breast Cancer