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by Hopegirl
Thu May 24, 2018 1:41 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Not sure how to feel right now
Replies: 26
Views: 2965

Re: Not sure how to feel right now

I like your post Lydia (teacher2017} :D sigh its been some rough nights always worried and thinking about it. Scared it will come back. I’m trying to be positive. Going on my first vacation since diagnosed to Hawaii. No worries we’re not going where that eruption is at . Feeling scared n nervous bec...
by Hopegirl
Fri May 11, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Please need prayers
Replies: 23
Views: 1934

Re: Please need prayers

Thank you everyone And good luck with your upcoming scans. I’m sure it will be good
by Hopegirl
Thu May 10, 2018 5:15 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Please need prayers
Replies: 23
Views: 1934

Re: Please need prayers

Hi everyone . Just wanna update my results. Ct scan is clear, and today got port removed . Thank you soooooo much for prayers. The next ct scan is in November. I do have to see my uncologist every 3 months to check my blood work. My cea is same as last time In November which is 0.6 . Hope it stays N...
by Hopegirl
Sat May 05, 2018 2:46 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Please need prayers
Replies: 23
Views: 1934

Re: Please need prayers

Ugh this sucks Can’t sleep. What if they already have the results already and its bad and their just waiting to tell me on Tuesday . They said it takes 3 to 4 days . Is that true , can it really take that long. I know they said everything was taken out during surgery on October 19th but what if it c...
by Hopegirl
Fri May 04, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Please need prayers
Replies: 23
Views: 1934

Re: Please need prayers

Thank you everyone . I really appreciate your prayers
by Hopegirl
Thu May 03, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Please need prayers
Replies: 23
Views: 1934

Re: Please need prayers

Thank you sooooo much everyone for your prayers. I will keep you posted . I wont know til next week . I see my uncologist on Tuesday . The waiting game is so hard not to think about it and its gonna hard over the weekend . Sigh ! The stress :(
Thanks again
by Hopegirl
Wed May 02, 2018 11:37 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Please need prayers
Replies: 23
Views: 1934

Please need prayers

I’m so nervous about my cat scan tomorrow. Been giving me so much anxiety . Is cat scan accurate ? Which one shows more accurate cat scan or pet scan ? Please pray for me . Thank you very much
by Hopegirl
Tue May 01, 2018 1:04 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Not sure how to feel right now
Replies: 26
Views: 2965

Re: Not sure how to feel right now

I know exactly what you are going through. My dad was diagnosed with rectal cancer in July 2017 and started the mob up chemo(CapeOx) after surgery in late Aug. Every chemo cycle was a nightmare for him, he had to deal with horrible side effect. To make it worse, he caught flu on the 4th chemo cycle...
by Hopegirl
Thu Apr 19, 2018 2:08 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Not sure how to feel right now
Replies: 26
Views: 2965

Re: Not sure how to feel right now

Thank you WriterGirl1969 and CRguy. I couldn’t stop crying reading your positive comments . Thank you so much . Why do I feel scared without being on any type of chemo meds. I’m happy than i’m Done but i’m Scared also that i’m Not on anything .
by Hopegirl
Thu Apr 12, 2018 12:28 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Not sure how to feel right now
Replies: 26
Views: 2965

Re: Not sure how to feel right now

Thank you everyone for your kind words. Sigh! It doesn’t help that my anxiety has gotten worst. I wish I didn’t have this bad anxiety disorder. I have more what if’s now and sends me to panic mode. Today I had to leave the gym early because I thought something was wrong , I was a little dizzy got sc...
by Hopegirl
Tue Apr 10, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Not sure how to feel right now
Replies: 26
Views: 2965

Not sure how to feel right now

Hi everyone ! Just took my last 6 cycles of Xeloda pills tonight. Was only able to do 3 oxiliplatin infusions. I’m feeling a bit nervous and scared . My ct scan appointment is not til may 3rd. I know the the surgeon says they took everything out during surgery . And chemo is suppose to help in case ...
by Hopegirl
Sun Mar 11, 2018 12:17 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Curious and concerned
Replies: 8
Views: 1011

Re: Curious and concerned

...What is the best test to ask for once I’m done taking my xeloda pills. What test shows everything or more . Pet scan? CT scan? Thank you When you are finally done with chemo I think you should first have a comprehensive physical exam that tests the status of all major body systems (digestive, ca...
by Hopegirl
Fri Mar 09, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Curious and concerned
Replies: 8
Views: 1011

Re: Curious and concerned

Thank you so much everyone for your great advise and positive answers. I’m so thankful to have found this forum . I will find out what or if I have to do more Chemo’s once I’m done with my xeloda pills. What is the best test to ask for once I’m done taking my xeloda pills. What test shows everything...
by Hopegirl
Thu Mar 08, 2018 11:22 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Curious and concerned
Replies: 8
Views: 1011

Curious and concerned

Hello everyone! Just wondering if anyone is only doing 1 chemo instead of 2 . I was able to do only 3 infusions on oxaliplatin . Do to severe neuropathy . My oncologist stopped after the 3rd one . He did not want my neuropathy to get worst. I’m now only taking Xeloda pills . I’m on my 5th cycle on t...
by Hopegirl
Tue Feb 06, 2018 10:42 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Please need some answers, feeling scared
Replies: 5
Views: 663

Please need some answers, feeling scared

Here goes. Tomorrow was suppose to be my 4th cycle of Oxaliplatin and my Xeloda pills. Saw my oncologist this morning before my infusion and had blood work . The 3rd cycle gave me more neuropathy issues already . It was stronger symptoms and also my platelets was down a little bit today. My oncologi...

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