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Night Sweats During Chemotherapy

Night Sweats During Chemotherapy

I am having RCHOP for NHL large B cell stage IV. I just finished my 4th chemotherapy. Still having night sweats off and on. Has anyone else found this in their treatments? Thank you.

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Susan9
Hi! I hope you have a peaceful and blessed day today. Your bed sounds like a God send for you! So glad you have it! I sincerely hope you are blessed with many many more days, months and… read more

What's The One Thing That's Helped You Most In Dealing With Cancer?

What's The One Thing That's Helped You Most In Dealing With Cancer?

Chemotherapy? Prayer? Your spouse? Diet? Church, masjid, temple, synagogue? Exercise? What's helped you most as an individual dealing with cancer?

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Being patient, trusting my doctors and feeling the love of family and friends.

Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy

Can anyone please explain what the chemotherapy class is about so I know what to expect I kinda get the gist of what I’ll be going through but still scared, I know some about the port from other people having it. But I know not the same.. Be honest please

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thanks Joseph good to know got port in yesterday slept on couch instead of my comfortable bed upstairs, since I have more fluid building up again it's hard to breath without at least 5 pillows so I… read more

Best Way To Handle Nausea After Chemotherapy?

Best Way To Handle Nausea After Chemotherapy?

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I find fresh ginger in your food or candy type really helps, good luck, no fun...

Scan Frequency Once In Remission?

Scan Frequency Once In Remission?

I had Follicular Lymphoma and treated for 6 month w wonderful remission afterwards in March of 2021. Had Cat Scans Sept 2021 and more in mid 2022. Now, it's time for another check. More scans... I was told they would be less frequent. Especially after the 2 year mark. What have you been experiencing out there? In regard to scans. Thank you

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I had high grade lymphoma and had scans at 3 months after treatment when I got in remission, then at 6 months and one year, Now I have my blood checked every 6 months but will not have any more scans… read more

Does Anyone Deal With Neuropathy, Due To Chemo? How Do You Treat It?

Does Anyone Deal With Neuropathy, Due To Chemo? How Do You Treat It?

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I had neuropathy close to the end of my chemo treatments. My oncologist took the drug (that was causing it) out of the regimen. I don't know if that was because I was at the end of treatments or not… read more

Post Chemotherapy

Post Chemotherapy

Since completing chemo I have had consistent breast pain, tenderness and swelling. Doctors say it's related to hormonal disturbance from the meds and that they shut down my ovary functioning.....anyone else experience this? I was on Bendamustine and Rituxan. I am wondering how long this lasts, and if someone can shed some light on this

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I was on the same treatment, but, menopausal now and did not experience that. Overall great meds and I hope you feel better soon!

Question About Hair Color...

Question About Hair Color...

Did anyone else stop coloring their hair post diagnosis/treatment? My oncologist recommended that I no longer color my hair as the dyes are potentially cancerous. I am fully gray now, but always wonder if I'm the only one that took this drastic step.

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As soon as I was diagnosed, I went cold turkey. I told my hubby that he'd now be married to an 'older lady'. He laughed/didn't care. My grey came in beautifully, thank God. I have a short spikey cut… read more

How Is Everyone Handling Their Diagnosis And Treatments?

How Is Everyone Handling Their Diagnosis And Treatments?

Been very I’ll as a result of side effects from my chemotherapy. Glad to be back!

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Hi. I’m having my 91st BDay on May 5rh....hope it brings you success....Been dealing with Lymphoma for several. Currently on targeted therapy. Seems to be working. Wife of 65 years has COPD with… read more