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Summer15
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challenging weekend
I had a bit of a difficult weekend....while My dad was recently diagnosed with melanoma, he’s been physically fine since his diagnosis. coz of that it was kinda easy 2 think that he was all ok and that he wasn’t rlly that sick. then, over the weekend he...
AJ-ConnectLeader
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Waiting for results ..
I am usuall cool calm and collected, I always take the approch, what will be will be, this is what God has instal for me. last week I had a scan and am starting to feel anxious this time since its being 19 months since I was last dignosed....
Kat13
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is it just me?
is it just me or does anyone else hate it when you’re meeting with people y out haven’t seen since yours or someone in your family’s diagnosis, and all they can seem to say is “I’m so sorry, are you okay”? just me?
Spongebob
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Facebook support group for people aged 20+
Hey all. I realised late last year that as I am turning 26 this year I will have to transition from the support of CanTeen to something else. It became clear that quite few people were in this same position. While there are numerous other supports being...
VictoriaRobo
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Wear brain cancer with beauty not scars
I drew this today I was having a tuff day. and I was drawing and I kept on getting mad about everything going on. So I told myself to just stay positive.
WaeretiViolet01
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rrccomended instagram follow
soo theirs this instsgram account that u follow called The Cancer Patient and they post funny and relatable stuff , just thought I'd share
Babygurlpink
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My mum has cancer :(
Hey my mum got diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer 3 weeks ago, it has spread to her brain where they found 40 tumours, it’s the hardest things for me as she is the most important person in my life! I’m 21 years old and she is 41, my...
Counsellors-Canteen
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Living with Total Colectomy and/or Bladder Removal
Hi everybody! We have a special request from one of the families we are supporting: Has anyone had experience (either yourself or your family member) with a total colectomy and/or bladder removal? If so, would you please reach out to us if you wouldn’t...
Cinderella08
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dad and cancer
Dad's cancer has gone but he is coming back in today in fact her just left as I'm writing this and I really scared that it's going to come back. Does anyone have any tipa for dealing with this also I have school today so that could help alot thank u.
criterionenjoyer
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Connecting with other young people
Hi there, sorry I'm really unfamiliar with the way this app works or how I should create posts. I'm finding my cancer treatment really difficult and I have not been able to connect with other young people. My friends are great but they don't understand...
Flowersandwords
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Cancer Came Back
Hey, recently found out my dad's cancer came back for the second time. He wasn't in remission for that long and it's more aggressive. Just moved out (before he told me it'd come back) and not sure how to cope with uni / work/ moving out. Any suggestions...
Spongebob
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Continued support once you are older than 25
Hey all, the past 6 months have been an absolute rollercoaster. I can't imagine how I would have gone through everything without the support of everyone on here. My question though, what do people do when they turn 26? I am still a while off, but have to...
rrubyd3
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introducing yourselves
hey guys, my names ruby and i was diagnosed with AML in november 2017 and relapsed in april 2019. i had many rounds of chemo and two transplants. Both transplants I received were two very different experiences. I would love to here some of your stories...
Charli06
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feeling nervous
Hi I’m Charlotte Tomorrow I have to go to Brisbane to get my 9 month scans done. I am obviously feeling a little nervous but I was just wondering if anyone had any tips on how they get through thier scan period. Thanks x
LucasO
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The Cancer Patient Experience - From Child to Adult (A Victorian Leadership Team Blog)
Cancer can invade our world at any stage of life. It puts a pause on our life’s progress and demands sacrifices we never could’ve imagined. This post shows the perspectives of four cancer patients and where they were in life when they first heard the...
Lucy_Hoskins
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bowel/liver cancer
Hey everyone, I’m Lucia and my dad suffers from cancer. He was diagnosed in October this year although they say he has had the bowel cancer for a year now. The doctors and my Mum were always on time with the medication and Dad has made it further that...
VictoriaRobo
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Going into 2021 with cancer
I just relasped in October 27th 2020 and after I had my first scan the results are I will be having chemo for the whole 2021 unless plans change cause they want to keep the tumor stable but it is really scary it's so scary that I haven't really...
Dean
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“Wishing the year ahead brings good health”
I always put that (“wishing the year ahead brings good health”) in my Christmas cards towards the end. This year, though, things are different and I’m struggling to figure out what to put there. It feels...wrong to put “good health” in there, but I also...
Shark
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trouble
Hi, I'm kind of new, I have a parent who has had an operation to have his whole bowel removed. He is going through chemo and also has type 1 diabetes and heart failure. I have really tried my hardest to car and do things for him but it...
Spongebob
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Expression Through Poetry
If there is one thing I have learnt.. it is that expressing yourself through the cancer journey is extremely difficult. I've been trying to write for a while and was finally able to finish. \*\*\*\* In 4 months.. we have had 3 cancer diagnosis. Mum stage...