110 Cancer Blogs from Alabama, United States

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Hanna

Hanna
Bio: I'm Hanna from AL. and i have two kids and a loving husband, i was leaving a very normal life (going to work, acting as a mother and as a wife) and i never knew for a while i was living with a very deadly cancer called Cervical Cancer. I missed alot of my check ups maybe thats the reason…more
Cancer Type: Cervical Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 3B cancer
Cervical Cancer Symptoms: the first symptom for cervical cancer is no symptom at all.

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DENA

DENA
Bio: 60 YEARS YOUNG, MIDDLE CHILD OF NINE, MOTHER OF 3, GRANDMA OF 3 MBA, BUSINESS PROFESSIONAL, HS & COLLEGE PROF.,MARRIED ALWAYS, CHRISTIAN, FARMER AND SURVIVOR.
Cancer Type: Ovarian Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 3B cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: PRIMARY PARATONEAL CARCINOMA
Ovarian Cancer Symptoms: BLOATING, MOODY, WEIGHT GAIN, TIRED

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Roy

Roy
Bio: An utterly uneventful and wasted life, just getting by day by day. Never married, no children, never wrote that novel.
Cancer Type: Liver Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 1 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Liver Cancer Symptoms: None at all. It's at a very early stage.

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Spongebob46

Spongebob46
Bio: My uncle was born July 26, 1964. He was born in San Francisco California, and now lives in Florida. He is married to Debbie Watkins and has a daughter Bianca Watkins who is currently attending college at Clark Atlanta University. Thanks for supporting him with his efforts to become healthier and fight cancer. CANCER SUCKS!
Cancer Type: Pancreas Cancer
Pancreas Cancer Symptoms: gastrointestinal problems, cramping etc
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: exploratory surgery
Death Date: September 30, 2010
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Heidi

Heidi
Cancer Type: Breast Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 2 cancer
Breast Cancer Symptoms: Found a lump in my left breast

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Reneecarroll

Reneecarroll
Bio: I am a 42 year old woman who has always been extremely active and am essentially a workaholic. Mother of four children, and in school to apply for nursing school. I do not like the fact that cancer is slowing me down and I just have to deal with that.
Cancer Type: Cervical Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 1 cancer
Cervical Cancer Symptoms: fatigue only. not anothery single symptom. I am the posterchild now for getting a yearly ob/gyn exam as that is how they found this cancer.
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: cisplatin, felt and tasted every drug they put in my body. It was very yucky. I am incredibly sensitive to the medications and was eventually given Ativan to help me sleep through it all. Lasix was fun though at the end of treatment peeing every 5 minutes!!

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Reagan Meredith

Reagan Meredith
Bio: I am 25 years old and was diagnosed with colon cancer when I was 22. Two weeks after that diagnosis I also found out that I have Lynch Syndrome, a genetic disorder passed down in family that results in an increased risk for certain kinds of cancer, colon and uterine being the most common. I am the 15th member of…more
Cancer Type: Colon and Rectal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 2 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Hereditary Non-Polyposis Colorectal Cancer (Adenocarcinoma)
Colon and Rectal Cancer Symptoms: Rectal bleeding, abdominal pain, fatigue, extreme unexplained weight gain. I experienced these symptoms for almost 5 years, beginning at the age of 17, and saw close to 10 doctors before anyone could figure out what was wrong.
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: 8/6/08- Total colectomy and appendectomy... after surgery body went into acidosis. 8/7/08- Emergency surgery from complications... resection of the small intestine and temporary ileostomy. 10/8/08- Reversal of the ileostomy. Extremely sick for the following month, then found out I had an infection. 11/10/08- Lung surgery due to a developed strep infection in my liver and lung cavity. 12/12/11- Partial oopherectomy to remove a mass.…more
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: No chemotherapy

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Rena

Rena
Bio: Hi Im Rena .Im married and Im a mom and a grand mother .I love gardening and seed collecting and saving and I also love winter sowing As a stay at home mom and home maker I sculpt ooak polymer clay babies for a hobby I had rectal cancer and surgery july 2009 .I had a second surgery in march 2010.plus…more
Cancer Type: Colon and Rectal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 1 cancer
Colon and Rectal Cancer Symptoms: feverish, sluggish, rectal bleeding, blood in stool, sticky fluid. strong feeling of having to go but there would be small stool .
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: Had surgery july 2009 removed section of lower rectom.I was cut open from under ribs to below belly button.Recovery time was about 10 weeks. as of feb 2010 I may have to have another surgery to remove a cancer cell
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: pump for 5 days aweek for 6 weeks then 2 days every 2week for 6 sessions

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Mel

Mel
Bio: Hello everyone! I am a 46 year old female that loves life! I have two wonderful boys 29 and 12! I also have a wonderful boyfriend that has held my hand and helped me through this trying time.
Cancer Type: Anal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 2 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Squamous Cell Carcinomas
Anal Cancer Symptoms: I had been experiencing problems for months and the doctor I was going to just basically blew me off. I told the doctor I was bleeding profusely, I was having pain, and I it felt like there was a mass in my ass! He performed a colonoscopy and he said everthing looked fine but I did have some…more
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: Biopsy and Ultrasound, November 24, 2010 Biopsy, July 2011 APR with Flap reconstruction, July 29, 2011
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: Mitromycin and 5FU via pump, 1st week and 4th week of treatment. Nausea - 4 week had to be hospitalized

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Celeni

Celeni
Cancer Type: Lung Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: adenocarcinoma
Lung Cancer Symptoms: My boyfriend thought his shoulder pain was due to pulling some muscles. After a couple of months of it getting worse...he thought ...oh my Lord...I bet I have a torn rotor-cuff. We only wish it was so... He went from those thoughts to the doctors finding a tumor on shoulder..(no problem, odds are that it is benign)...to hearing lung cancer with…more
Death Date: September 17, 2008
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