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AnnaRose July 1st, 2013 3:51am

Have you ever been personally affected by cancer? Either you or someone you know?

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sarah1911 Poolesville MD
07/03/13 7:56 am

Thankfully my grandmother and dad survived. Sadly my friend's mother did not.

mmangone Prescott
07/02/13 11:33 pm

Both my grandmothers and my mother passed from breast cancer. My aunt and sister are also battling

Scrazzle Winter is Coming
07/02/13 5:23 am

Both grandfathers had skin cancer, one had prostate cancer, great uncle had cancer in his throat, have 2 friends to successfully have tumors removed from brains, also infant child of a friend recently had tumor removed from brain. Also think 1...

Scrazzle Winter is Coming
07/02/13 5:26 am

Oh and a close friend of the family had lung cancer and was denied transplant.

MrEdwin Mystery
07/02/13 1:57 am

My mother got stage one but it was contained, I'm glad that was the worst of it.

TreeHugs Oregon
07/01/13 7:33 pm

My dad, his sister and his father all died of different forms of cancer before I was a teen.

AnnaRose Texas
07/01/13 10:00 am

I'm sorry I really didn't realize that cancer was so widespread...

Mooo42Q Thats Nucking Futs
07/01/13 7:12 am

My mom survived breast cancer. Nasty stuff.

TopsQueen Oregon Coast
06/30/13 11:38 pm

My dad and mom both had it my grandmother and my aunt. I had a stage one that was contained.

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TomLaney1 Jesus is Lord
06/30/13 10:47 pm

My Dad died in June, 2007, just 3 weeks after being diagnosed with stage IV gall bladder cancer and sent home to die. My son and I flew to Daytona Beach to be with him and Mom those three weeks.
My wife was diagnosed with colon cancer and lost a

TomLaney1 Jesus is Lord
06/30/13 10:51 pm

third of her colon, then went through weeks of chemotherapy. She's been cancer-free for five years but was left with persistent neuropathy in her feet from the chemo.
Thank God that's all.

jpater Au2O3
06/30/13 9:10 pm

Wife, father (2 types), grandmother, uncle, close friend, next door neighbor and 3 co-workers.

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susanr Colorado
06/30/13 9:00 pm

Early breast cancer for me, plus another sorta-cancer in girly parts. Neither a huge deal. Maternal grandmother had colon cancer; did very well. Ex-outlaws died of cancer; breast for her, esophagus for him.

And numerous friends, dead. Two coping.

GetEduc8d learning more everyday
06/30/13 8:58 pm

My dad had kidney cancer. Apparently if you're going to get cancer it's the one to get as it has a very high survival rate.

Kris Humidity Central
06/30/13 8:52 pm

Both grandparents on moms side. One won. One lost

Nizabelle Cambridge, MA
06/30/13 8:54 pm

I am very sorry for you loss Kris