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by CRguy
Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Still worried after finding Hemorrhoids
Replies: 11
Views: 257

Re: Still worried after finding Hemorrhoids

JReittera wrote:He was very dismissive and made numerous "why is a young guy here" jokes, and assumed it was hemorrhoids.
Get a new doctor

JMO

Best wishes
CRguy
by CRguy
Sun Jun 17, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Pizza
Replies: 21
Views: 637

Re: Pizza

I'm waiting for this thread to evolve into Chicago vs New York style pizza. ...since justin case and I have already DEvolved the slow-cooked/boiled/grilled versus smoked back ribs debate elsewhere ? :shock: :mrgreen: ...and SteveNZ, my McD's choice was always 2 filet 'o fish on the way home from ch...
by CRguy
Sun Jun 17, 2018 5:56 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: ***News Stories Thread*** ONGOING 2018
Replies: 35
Views: 8209

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by CRguy
Sat Jun 16, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: O/T diversion ... The Voice Spring 2018 !!!!!!!
Replies: 24
Views: 2529

Re: O/T diversion ... The Voice Spring 2018 !!!!!!!

It is very rare that a true star is BORN usually in the music biz ... a star is MADE ... JMO possibly the other winners were not cut out for the biz part and just loved the music ???? can't comment on the contract side other than knowing Bruce has a major rep as a honey badger in the music biz so if...
by CRguy
Fri Jun 15, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Pizza
Replies: 21
Views: 637

Re: Pizza

and here I thought there was NO cure for anchovies :shock: !!!! about a week after full resection I was back in the Big House for an abcess and was SO SICK ... of hospital food I told the wife to score me a local burger favourite ( not Big Mac ) AND all was well ! and speaking of Big Macs ... while ...
by CRguy
Thu Jun 14, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: What are the risks of PET scan?
Replies: 10
Views: 391

Re: What are the risks of PET scan?

JMO .... strictly JMO BUTT this is what I have done and the logic I use to "direct" the docs into doing things my way :shock: :twisted: :mrgreen: the MORE info you have, the better the chance you would find something in early stages and get it dealt with "You WILL miss more for not lo...
by CRguy
Thu Jun 14, 2018 12:11 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Questionable submucosal cecal mass
Replies: 12
Views: 265

Re: Questionable submucosal cecal mass

Any scans or imaging ( PET / CT ), MRI or ultrasounds done ? Have they talked about possible biopsy first ? Would they do intra-operative "quick" pathology to get an idea of what it is before full resection ? Sounds like you may need your docs to talk to you about possible options if you a...
by CRguy
Wed Jun 13, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: 2018 : In Memoriam
Replies: 8
Views: 4145

Jamie Lynn Orth-Taylor

It is with great sadness that we share the loss of another Colon Clubber. Facebook notice Jamie was one of our featured survivors for the 2017 On The Rise http://colonclub.com/2017-featured-survivors/jamie-orth/ Sincere condolences to her friends and family, and all who knew her. Respectfully CRguy
by CRguy
Tue Jun 12, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Chemo before or after surgery?
Replies: 17
Views: 373

Re: Chemo before or after surgery?

Welcome to our little corner of helping and healing ! JMO : I had the first option you posted for a rectosigmoid primary tumor : The first opinion: 5-6 weeks radiation with chemo pill, wait 8 weeks, first surgery with a colostomy bag, 6 months of chemotherapy, 2nd surgery to reverse bag (hopefully)....
by CRguy
Tue Jun 12, 2018 9:44 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Does anyone have a little drinky drink during chemo?
Replies: 10
Views: 424

Re: Does anyone have a little drinky drink during chemo?

another idea might be Mocktails ... drinks we love and crave without the alcohol content Margarita could be one / Pina Colada, Virgin Caesar etc etc. disclaimer : I am more of a wine buff and ...sadly ... having made wine and collected wines for years ...... I cannot tolerate the dealcoholized wines...
by CRguy
Mon Jun 11, 2018 11:10 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: 12th cancer birthday on june 6
Replies: 5
Views: 248

Re: 12th cancer birthday on june 6

Congratulations Helen on the twelve years and commiserations on what it has cost you to get that far. Surviving survival is not easy, Hugs Ron. TOTALLY agree with Ron here Helen .. and since you BOTH predate me on this very forum ..... CHEERS and double thumbs UP to homies and veterans, of what NON...
by CRguy
Fri Jun 08, 2018 7:45 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Signs of travelling to lungs?
Replies: 10
Views: 590

Re: Signs of travelling to lungs?

Hey homie ! just FYI ... I had a lung met and had NO signs of it until I did a routine chest xray NOT CT or PET or MRI and my radiologist noted a " WTF ????? is THAT ! " read my bio .. have had LOTS of imaging, BUTT a CT of abdomen will only pick up the lowest part of the chest When my abd...
by CRguy
Sun Jun 03, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: OT- My dog Harlee has passed away
Replies: 12
Views: 350

Re: OT- My dog Harlee has passed away

Lee wrote:Harlee, I love you and I will miss you.
Lee

...and she, you, my friend
she will miss her human
BUTT you will always be with each other

...just the way it works with beloved pets

sending you and Harlee
Love Peace and Harmony
on all your Journeys

CRguy
by CRguy
Sat Jun 02, 2018 5:00 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: CEA dropped!
Replies: 27
Views: 887

Re: CEA dropped!

.....and O/T but hilarious are the following from a local news feed ( probably on YouTube also ) https://globalnews.ca/video/4248912/global-news-hour-at-6-jun-1-2#autoplay Walter the singing french bulldog at the 26:35 minute mark and at the 30:10 minute time mark ... a CAT who is in training to be ...

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