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Re: [MOL] Radiation or complete masectomy?



But you see dear Sharon, you keep trying to get off the list and it must be
meant that you stay on.  Now how can you not see the signs being sent to
you?  Your friend, lillian


-----Original Message-----
From: John Smith <crozbud@napanet.net>
To: mol-cancer@lists.meds.com <mol-cancer@lists.meds.com>
Date: Saturday, May 29, 1999 9:44 PM
Subject: Re: [MOL] Radiation or complete masectomy?


>Shannon- do you suppose they bumped you because your name is a lot like
mine
>and i asked to be removed from the list? I dunno!
>
>Every person's response to their treatment is different. sure, some things
are
>similar, but mostly your unique response will depend on how you personally
are
>affected by treatment.
>
>I have an artist  friend who is 80 years old, had chemo and radiation and
>painted all through the hot summer in her un-air conditioned studio,
beautiful
>work, never slowed down. eventually, the radiation made her tired, so she
>rested more.
>
>I - on the other hand - got wiped out by chemo, and breezed through the
>radiation.
>
>others, well, we're all different.
>
>the hardest thing for me about radiation was going back every day, as it's
an
>hour and a half from home.
>
>before you begin treatment, ask to have your case brought before the local
>tumor board, most major hospitals or med schools have them. they look at
your
>particular chemistry and determine specific recommendations for your tumor.
>
>Make use of this time to baby yourself, watch happy movies and read "8 ways
to
>optimum health" or something like that by Dr. Andrew Weil. He's head of
>integbrated medicine at the Universityt of Arizona. Hot stuff, really -
read
>it.
>
>good luck! - sharon
>
>
>
>Lillian wrote:
>
>> Welcome back Shannon, we all get knocked off the mol line at some time or
>> another; so just feel like you are one of the bunch!  The first time it
>> happened to me, I thought everyone hated me, I even checked to see if my
>> deodorant was working!  Glad your back, your friend, lillian
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Shannon Hopkins <shann44@ibm.net>
>> To: mol-cancer@lists.meds.com <mol-cancer@lists.meds.com>
>> Date: Saturday, May 29, 1999 8:25 PM
>> Subject: Re: [MOL] Radiation or complete masectomy?
>>
>> >Hi Liz,
>> >
>> >I got kicked off the MOL list for some reason and haven't got back on.
>> >I've been SO swamped at school, and I got some bad news myself.  I had a
>> >mammogram because of my mum and have been diagnosed with DCIS, so I'm
>> >trying to get as much info as I can and figure out what to do. It's
>> >looking like a lumpectomy and radiation, followed by tamoxifen. What
>> >kinds of side effects did you have from the radiation? I've heard it can
>> >cause a real loss of energy. Did you find that? Should I plan not to
>> >ride my horse during treatment?
>> >
>> >Hope things are going well for you. I'm going to be REALLY glad when
>> >this quarter is over.
>> >
>> >Shannon
>> >
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