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Larissa

Larissa
Bio: I began this journey as a 39 year old wife and mother of three. Now at 44 I praise God for every minute I have been allowed to share with them, and look forward to every opportunity I can to share with those I love. I have learned that to battle this disease takes more strength than anyone on the…more
Cancer Type: Colon and Rectal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 3C cancer
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: from Oct. 2004 to July 2009 I have had 3 colon surgeries, now there is nothing left, a total hysterectomy and my gallbladder removed. I have had more colonoscopies than I can count...and have had two port-a-caths in and out.
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: two 6 month bouts...one 2004 to 2005. next March 2007 to Sept. 2007 Nueropathy, memory loss, balance issues, joint and muscle pain

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Catherine

Catherine
Cancer Type: Pancreatic Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Stage 2b pancreatic adenocarcinoma
Pancreatic Cancer Symptoms: Jaundice, chronic pancreatitis
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: 7/26/2017
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: Folfirinox 10/17-3/2018; Gemzar 4/18-7/2018; Xeloda 8/18-9/2018

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Elisa

Elisa
Bio: Hello every survivor out there of the C word. My Name is Elisa Rinn and yes I am A Survivor! I was only 25 when I found out I had Non Hodgkins Lymphoma and my life has been different ever since. I am stronger, wiser, smarter,more faithful, and I truly believe in a reason for this all. I am a…more
Cancer Type: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Stage of Cancer: Stage 2 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: blood cancer
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Symptoms: Nausea, chills, fever, sweats, depression, infection, tooo many
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: Lumpectomy, biopsy to right breast
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: Chop therapy for 7 months

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Randy

Randy
Bio: Been healthy all of my life, then surprise!
Cancer Type: Colon and Rectal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC)
Colon and Rectal Cancer Symptoms: Initially, I lost half of my blood supply to a hemorrhage. Now it is just fatigue.
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: None.
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: Flu like symptoms and fatigue.
Death Date: February 13, 2014
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Larry

Larry
Bio: Preparing for retirement then shaken by the diagnosis. Honestly Doc, I feel fine!
Cancer Type: Pancreas Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4 cancer
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: Folfirinox Jan 2013 - Feb 2013, switched to Abraxane and Gemcitabine March 2013-current

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Tiggy

Tiggy
Cancer Type: Stomach Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Stage IV stomach cancer spread to liver and ovary
Stomach Cancer Symptoms: Swollen abdomen, persistent nausea
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: cisplatine caused hearing damage, taxotere caused skin and nail damage and herceptin made my hands tingle. Xeloda wiped me out, and all of the above caused hair loss.

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4mydad

4mydad
Cancer Type: Pancreas Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Metastatic
Pancreas Cancer Symptoms: Unable to eat or drink. Abdominal pain.
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: March 22(3 types of chemo) i feel it lessened his quality of life, but for my dad he needed to fight back!!!

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Grammy Of 4

Grammy Of 4
Cancer Type: Pancreas Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 1 cancer
Pancreas Cancer Symptoms: Started with severe nausea and elevated blood sugars.
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: Whipple procedure on May 17, 2012. I can eat anything that I want but have the side effect of having to have a bowel movement after every meal.......sometimes diarrhea but always unformed. This has caused me to lose a total of 45 pounds since surgery. I have been able to maintain my weight at 145 now because…more

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Sheri

Sheri
Bio: Diagnosed in Sept 2009 at the age of 32 years with stage 3 rectal cancer, I currently have 2 children 7 years and 6 years old. Married and living in Dallas, Texas.
Cancer Type: Colon and Rectal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 3C cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Rectal Cancer
Colon and Rectal Cancer Symptoms: Constipation, irregular BM
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: AbdominoPerinealResection with perm/ Colostomy Jan 2010 failed rectal stitches mean open wound continuing (almost 3 years later)
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: Alt Folfiri/Folfox 2010/Feb through 2010/June Folfiri/Erbitux started 2011/March Changed to Folfox/Avastin 2011/Oct Clinical trials 2012/Sept

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Vicky M.

Vicky M.
Bio: Six-year-old Emily Potvin was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer on Thanksgiving Day and it affected everyone in her life, but her mom tells all of her friends and family that it's her “babygirl's positivity” that's keeping everyone else strong. Samantha Potvin, a mother of two from Long Beach, California, explains the chemotherapy, surgery, head shaving and so on that her…more
Cancer Type: Bone Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Stage 4 Rhabdomyosarcoma

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