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by AbbyDoo
Fri Nov 24, 2017 1:41 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Can Stages go backwards post surgery?
Replies: 11
Views: 584

Re: Can Stages go backwards post surgery?

Preliminary staging before treatment to come up with a game plan. I know after chemo radiation and surgery I was downgraded to stage 2 from 3C. I was really hoping to do xeloda for mop up chemo butt since I was originally 3C oncologist had me do the folfox,oxiplaton cocktail. Hope your mom is doing ...
by AbbyDoo
Tue Nov 21, 2017 3:41 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: ileostomy
Replies: 13
Views: 389

Re: ileostomy

My mileage was average 3 days on a bag.
Adapt 7731 no sting medical adhesive remover by Hollister is some pretty good stuff.
I also used the Cavilon Liquid Skin Protectant by 3M.
Luckily in the seven months I had the bag I had none or very minor skin problems.
If it itches change it
by AbbyDoo
Mon Nov 20, 2017 11:50 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Nails issues after chemo
Replies: 6
Views: 338

Re: Nails issues after chemo

All my nails re-grew. my fingers I think it took about six months and my toe mails were about 9 months.
kind of nice having nice new shiny nails except I smashed a finger last week and got one of those nice blood blisters under the nail now. :oops: kind of like the first scratch on a new car.
by AbbyDoo
Sun Oct 22, 2017 11:11 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Mom's surgery is in two days!
Replies: 29
Views: 1253

Re: Mom's surgery is in two days!

Glad Mom is doing good. Try not to leave the hospital without a good supply of ostomy supplies. I would say at least 10 complete changes. Hollister makes a spray adhesive remover.this stuff works great and is worth more than gold when removing a wafer. P.S. No four wheeling or jumping curbs on the w...
by AbbyDoo
Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:50 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: GOOD NEWS ON BEANSMAMA
Replies: 115
Views: 8696

Re: GOOD NEWS ON BEANSMAMA

Thanks for the up-date.
Keep up the good fight Beans mama were all praying and sending lots of moejoe your way.
Just think home soon :D
by AbbyDoo
Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:39 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Mom's surgery is in two days!
Replies: 29
Views: 1253

Re: Mom's surgery is in two days!

Good news very happy to hear surgery went well.
Dont forget to take care of yourself, your an ausome daughter doing a wonderful job for your mom. She should be very proud of you
Wishing mom a speedy recovery
by AbbyDoo
Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:04 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: My small "cancer's death" anniversary
Replies: 20
Views: 895

Re: My small "cancer's death" anniversary

Small I think not.
I think it's a big deal. Stage 4 to NED is just assume
Congratulations
by AbbyDoo
Sat Oct 14, 2017 7:11 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: O/T my cancer support doggy
Replies: 9
Views: 449

Re: O/T my cancer support doggy

Oh so sorry Bev.
It always hard to loose a family member. I think dogs have a special healing power. I'm not sure how I would of made it threw treatments without my pup.
When the pain lessons you should consider fostering a pup in need.
by AbbyDoo
Thu Oct 12, 2017 1:46 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Upcoming Scans
Replies: 28
Views: 1342

Re: Upcoming Scans

I have a scan coming up Monday. Needless to say anxiety is starting.
Susie Good luck Monday, scananxiety sucks. You would think it gets easier the more you do it butt somehow it don't. Knock on wood I'm good until December.
by AbbyDoo
Wed Oct 11, 2017 9:51 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Upcoming Scans
Replies: 28
Views: 1342

Re: Upcoming Scans

GREAT NEWS,
Congratulations,
by AbbyDoo
Sun Oct 08, 2017 10:59 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: GOOD NEWS ON BEANSMAMA
Replies: 115
Views: 8696

Re: GOOD NEWS ON BEANSMAMA

Thanks so much for the up-date
I like Robino, tears of joy. So glad to hear Larry is dead and has been given the boot.
Praying for Beansmama and a speedy recovery
by AbbyDoo
Fri Oct 06, 2017 1:12 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Colonoscopy Prep
Replies: 20
Views: 882

Re: Colonoscopy Prep

AbbyDoo wrote:Well chit!!
Pacatice makes perfect, I guess next time you might be cleanerer :lol:
Not sure about about B3 butt I was told B6 and 12 make you poop better.
Hope your reports on polyps come back negative

PS I'm so full of chit my eyes are brown
by AbbyDoo
Fri Oct 06, 2017 1:10 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Colonoscopy Prep
Replies: 20
Views: 882

Re: Colonoscopy Prep

Well chit!!
Pacatice makes perfect, I guess next time you might be cleanerer :lol:
Not sure about about B3 butt I was told B6 and 12 make you poop better.
Hope your reports on polyps come back negative
by AbbyDoo
Fri Oct 06, 2017 12:50 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Reversal Thread
Replies: 81
Views: 3712

Re: Reversal Thread

Basil sounds like you doing good...
I hope you keep on rocking it and this was just a hick up in life for you.
They say ya got to hit rock bottom for things to get better..
The question is what happens when they take most or all the bottom out?
by AbbyDoo
Thu Oct 05, 2017 7:02 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: BeansMama, you are not far from my thoughts and prayers.
Replies: 31
Views: 1892

Re: BeansMama, you are not far from my thoughts and prayers.

Hope all went well today.
Hopefully Larry is gone forever
Praying for you. And wishing you a speedy recovery

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