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The bad and the ugly - interferon side effects

I started taking interferon June 2014.  Intron A, or interferon alpha-2B specific for melanoma. 731 more words


15 signs of cancer men shouldn't ignore

One of the best ways to fight cancer is to catch it in the early stages, when it’s more treatable. The problem is that the warning signs for many kinds of cancer can seem pretty mild and so we ignore them. 1,037 more words

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Cycle for Survival

Last fall my husband was diagnosed with and treated for Melanoma. During the ordeal, we were fortunate to call the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center… 232 more words


BRAF Inhibitor Resistance and other things I'm learning

Because of my diagnosis of melanoma late last year, I find myself reading information about the disease. Sometimes, I stumble across information I had no idea even existed. 508 more words

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Melanoma? You should be grateful it's not anything worse ...

So this marks part II of my ‘Melanoma Monologue’. Hopefully I haven’t bored you all to tears just yet! I finished the last post with how I had left the GP’s surgery knowing that I had cancer and how I knew very little else, other than the fact that it killed people every single year. 2,958 more words


The Fight Against Age: Is Plastic Surgery Or Botox Injection Helpful?

Keeping the body healthy and beautiful are some of the essentials in aspects of human life. Both men and women battle daily to keep their body in shape, even though others don’t care much about what they eat and put on. 544 more words


The Word Of Warning For Skin Cancer

To start with, the uplifting news: most skin malignancies can be dealt with on the off chance that they are found in their initial stages. It likewise genuine that numerous types of skin cancer can be maintained a strategic distance from inside and out by taking the correct safety measures against presentation to Ultra Violet (UV) Light. 342 more words

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