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    Been a while since I posted... Thank God I received your info from Dave. I was diagnosed with Stage IV ovarian cancer in late 2005. Surgery was Feb. 23 2006. My Gynecologic, Oncologist, Surgeon removed a 39 pound tumor on my right ovary and my left ovary.. He then spent hours removing all the cancer he had found after doing scans, etc. When I asked him how long I had.....he replied "Six months".....I was 62 years old. ( I celebrated my 78th birthday in May. -+) I told him I wanted to fight, and fight we did. I experienced the symptoms from Taxol, as we did six 28 day cycles of "hard chemo" Day 1 was I/V infusion, days 2 and 8 were I/P infusions. I still have numbness in feet and hands, but on the other hand.... I now have 20 grandchildren, and 14 GREAT Grandchildren.... my brain goes foggy but I'm 78 and still grateful I'm here. I remember asking God to take my hand and lead me to where HE wanted me to be. Like so many times since. I find myself telling someone (you, this morning) That this can be beat. I finished those six 28 day cycles.... THEN did another 12 months of once a month, of Taxol. I'm still Still complain periodically of the

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    Welcome to WhatNext!....I'm so sorry you had to find us... BUT KNOW YOU'LL BE BLESSED WITH THE MEMBERSHIP !!

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    I'm in Minnesota also!!!! Town of Victoria just West of Chanhassen! I'm here if you ever want to talk!

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      Oh cool! I know where Victoria is, yes! I’m in Little Canada.
      Will do! Thanks.

      12 months ago
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      Hello Neighbor..... Will chat later... I'm tired!!!!! going to sleep... If my fluffy feline will allow it.. See you tomorrow..

      12 months ago
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