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A group for those with Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.

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  • All Journey Phases; Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC)
  • www.navigatingcancer.com

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Hi, I'm CYNTHIA S.
Hi Kristy. Congratulations! A few of us talk on "Back Pain" thread on this lung cancer portion. It's 3 years for me March 23. Robotic lung surgery. Horrendous care and medical treatment. PTSD, medi...
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  • Sat Feb 29, 2020 ·
Hi, I'm CYNTHIA S.
Giving yourself easy days and less stress helps wonders. Really there are no set in stone rules, expectations or guidelines. Sometimes I think we think we "have" to do something or other and we don...
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  • Sat Feb 1, 2020 · Like2
Hi, I'm CYNTHIA S.
Are you talking about pain from surgery? Tumors? Chemo? Recently, for broken bones and pain and etc. doctors have prescribed anti-inflammatory drugs rather than narcotic drugs. They work better. Bu...
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  • Sun Sep 29, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm CYNTHIA S.
Whenever I have extreme fatigue I try to take a quick power nap. Set my phone clock for 15-20 mins (so I know I'll get woken up) and snooze. My girlfriend takes a 1/2 hour nap (instead of lunch bre...
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  • Sat Sep 21, 2019 · Like1
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My husband is on opdivo also. No itching but symptoms of lethargy and just no overall drive to do anything. Have you experienced this? Also just a shrug from the dr. Are you still having success...
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  • Mon Dec 9, 2019 ·
Hi, I am Joe B.
I've have almost the same regimen, for the past year, I've had Keytruda & Alimta every 21 days. For the itching, go see dermatology, ask for clobetasol mixed in CeraVe cream. It work great. Haven't...
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  • Thu Feb 6, 2020 ·
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