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    hey Dee--looks as if we're on about the same page with our recent cancer diagnosis. We're going to beat this thing--I, too, haven't started treatment but will soon. bgotro

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    Oh No: Hi--I,fortunately, had pneumonia in Feb., 2012 and when antibiotics didn't help, a chest x-ray was done which showed a small spot. My pulmonary doctor followed this and in May a CT scan was done. My Dr.: "it looks like cancer." Oh, no!!! I've often wondered how it must feel to hear these words said. Now, I know--I felt empty and disbelieving. I had been a smoker but had quit 3 yrs. ago. The follow up seemed so slow to me. I wanted the doctors to jump on some kind of treatment--but that was not to be. My recent brain scan showed a tiny spot. Metastsis? I am headed on 6/26/12 to M.D.Anderson, the well known cancer hospital in Houston. I'm ready to get started. I know that God is in control which is a tremendous comfort. I'd like to talk with others with my diagnosis or other cancer diagnosis.

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      Good luck and God Bless. Get the book The Undying Soul, A Cancer Doctors Discovery. Written by Stephen Iacboni. He was a doctor at M.D. Anderson.

      over 4 years ago
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      When you are on your home page (click on home in the blue bar), look to the right and you'll see "Find Peers." This people are the ones on WhatNext who are most like you in terms of diagnosis, stage, etc. I hope this helps you get started. Please let us know if there is any other help we can provide you.

      over 4 years ago
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