Blood and bone marrow cancer, acute lymphoid leukemia is characterised by rapid progression in the absence of treatments. Faced with the anxiety that the diagnosis of such a disease can cause, join the Carenity forum to talk to other concerned people!
Ongoing discussions - Cancer
- Oesophagus cancer - stent implant
Five days after inserting a stent into a completely blocked oesophagus because of the size of the tumour, still suffering from strong pain across the chest and stomach and... still unable to swallow e
- How did you find out you had cancer?
My brother was starting his first treatment for cancer. On the day i found a large lump on my neck /shoulderblade. This is how he found out he had cancer also. What are the odds of this. So terrified
- Staying hydrated while in treatment: What are your tips?
Hello everyone, How are you today? Many of the treatment options for cancer - especially chemotherapy and radiotherapy - can lead to dehydration due to side effects like vomiting or diarrhoea. If s
- How to prepare for chemo?
Chemosounds daunting. A pre chemo exercise program can help I believe. Does anyone know about this? I am also interested in fasting as a preparation for chemo and would like more info on this.
- Long term effects of chemotherapy
The chemo therapy I received has had major impact on my life. It has left me in periphal neuropathy, a very bad impact on my dyslexia, anxiety, damage to my lungs and the on going treatment of Exemast
- Interferons: Interactions with the COVID-19 vaccine?
Has anyone else had nasty after effects from taking interferon ? I was on it for the last year after chemo started causing problems - it seems interferon reacted with the Pfizer jabs and turned my imm