• Charlieb
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    10 days ago
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    Heart Attack in 2016

    Oh No

    My doctors believe this was both due to hereditary and treatment. Both parents had heart attacks but oncologist believes SCT contrib...

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    • jeffcole
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    10 days ago
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    Velcade injections

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Velcade shot every 2 weeks. Feel sick for about 6 hours afterwards. Causes neuropathy in hands and feet.

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • jeffcole
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    10 days ago
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    stem cell transplant

    Procedure or Surgery

    14 days in the hospital after stem cell transplant. 10 days of misery than not to bad. Took a couple months to feel anywhere normal.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • jeffcole
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    10 days ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Felt sick and achy most of the time. Like having the flu for 3 months.

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • jeffcole
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    10 days ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Other than feeling slightly sick for a few hours after radiation it went smooth.

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • jeffcole
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    10 days ago
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    Just Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Took an ER doctor to find why I was in so much pain was caused by Multiple Myeloma. Other doctors kept treating me like I had pulled...

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    • Terri
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    10 days ago
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    Simple removal surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Removal of possible skin cancer on nose and right breast

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Smoky
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    11 days ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    I got severe radiation dermatitis and stopped my treatment half way through. 2 years latter with radiation fibrosis of my ribs and ...

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Deb59
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat Cancer
    11 days ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Radiation destroyed my throat. I have a trach and a feeding tube.

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Deb59
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat Cancer
    11 days ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Recovery has been worse than the treatment. I now have a tracheotomy

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Deb59
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat Cancer
    11 days ago
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    Just Diagnosed

    Oh No

    I kind of new what the outcome was going to be.

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    External radiation

    Radiation

    The trauma was more mental for me - told I have incurable cancer and 2-3 years to live, then in a body brace for the fracture and th...

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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