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by John Peterson
Thu Jun 02, 2011 10:53 pm
Forum: General treatment discussion
Topic: First hair salon for cancer patients to open
Replies: 6
Views: 13792

What a heartwarming and lovable thought. Your'e sweet. I'm sure if this catches up there will be tens of thousands of willing costumers all over the world. And it's another place for the patients to hang with their families when it's not the hospital bed, you know?
by John Peterson
Thu Jun 02, 2011 10:51 pm
Forum: General treatment discussion
Topic: New drug combination may be useful for treating glioma
Replies: 1
Views: 10026

It's highly often to read about those kind of statements but the problem is the time to come afterwards. Sometimes a promising develepoment could take another 5-10 years before reaching actual scientific facts about the connection between the new medicine and your ilness. But hope is always important!
by John Peterson
Thu Jun 02, 2011 10:49 pm
Forum: General treatment discussion
Topic: Should I blame my lower back pain on the tumor?
Replies: 7
Views: 18068

I find no certain connection between the first matter and the second one. The lower back pains are probably due to lifting overweight at work, forgetting to excerise for too long etc. I would not worry about that. You should keep focusing on staying positive regarding your ilness and forget about th...
by John Peterson
Thu Jun 02, 2011 10:47 pm
Forum: General treatment discussion
Topic: I need some advice
Replies: 7
Views: 13751

I must agree that nutrition plays a center role in surviving this terrible ilness. My wife has a PhD In nutrition and she helps cancer patients on a day to day basis. She never got as much satisfaction from helping needed people as much as she gets from that part of her day. I wish I would find as m...
by John Peterson
Thu Jun 02, 2011 10:45 pm
Forum: General treatment discussion
Topic: Tired of being a lab rat
Replies: 7
Views: 12684

Dear KELLE! We are here for you. We've all been through this with one of our relatives or friends, and thus we are gathered here in this forum. I wish I could be as brave as you in that situation. When my close friend was suffering from the same ilness we were all trouble-minded and very negative. B...
by John Peterson
Thu Jun 02, 2011 10:43 pm
Forum: General treatment discussion
Topic: Head/neck/spine MRI
Replies: 4
Views: 8746

Hey staylor, nice of you to keep us updated. Though I would not rely on online help and rush immidiately to the Doctor's office next time. Nonetheless, I'm very familiar with cognitive issues since my late grandmother had suffered from those over her last few years. It's a troubling issue and it's w...
by John Peterson
Thu Jun 02, 2011 10:39 pm
Forum: General treatment discussion
Topic: symptoms of brain tumor
Replies: 5
Views: 21424

I had a good friend living beside me who had his little kid suffering from extreme headaches, a phenomenon which have gotten worse over the years. They were terrified about the possibility for a tumor, and after 3-4 years of sleepless nights they finally got the final answer that they are dealing wi...