• About the bias in cancer care and treatments-spread the word

    Asked by CAS1 on Monday, June 3, 2013

    About the bias in cancer care and treatments-spread the word


    I could have done this report because me and all of my fellow LC patients have lived it.

    3 Answers from the Community

    • SueRae1's Avatar

      Thanks for the link - very interesting. I know several people who have been treated for LC who never smoked a day in their lives.

      over 3 years ago
    • CAS1's Avatar

      And the thing is even if they did do they deserve to die? No one with cancer deserves to die.
      Let alone feel the stigma of an attitude.. I refuse to answer people who ask me if I smoked.
      The problem is that LC research is 15 years behind..Is that right?

      All the money paid by tobacco companies and not a penny to research? But instead to the attorneys pockets. Billions..We could have a cure with that money. Its a crime.. Its genocide.
      Absolute genocide.

      I have been a cancer advocate for 12 years. Long before my DX. And this year alone the NCI was reduced by 10%.

      Can you feel my anger?

      over 3 years ago
    • fastdog's Avatar

      My sister had ovarian cancer. She never smoked a day in her life, but it mets. to her lungs and she was on oxygen till the day she died. Another woman I know has endometrial cancer, also never smoked. She also has lung involvement. Remember Christopher Reeve's wife? Dana something-or-other, never smoked, had full-blown lung cancer. These are only 3, but still...............

      over 3 years ago

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