Posts Tagged ‘lymphoma’

CANCER BRINGS A ‘GOLD LINING’.

“Every cloud has a silver lining” is an idiom I’ve often heard but never really associated with any specific experience in my life.  I’ve probably used the expression in an effort to comfort someone else.  The expression has been used repeatedly in response to my story of hair loss and...
June 2nd, 2011 | 4women.com | Read More

PATIENT ADVOCATES- THE FLOUR IN THE CAKE

As my Mom continues to suffer the side effects of a fluoroquinolone drug,  I am more convinced than ever of the importance of patient advocates, especially for the elderly.  Mom has Lymphoma, the bad kind,  but her symptoms today – confusion, anxiety, and disorientation are not related...
February 2nd, 2011 | 4women.com, Cancer Blogs | Read More

A woman has been charged with withholding cancer medication from her 8-year-old autistic son, who prosecutors say likely will die because the cancer has returned

Kristen Anne LaBrie, 36, of Beverly, Mass., was released on personal recognizance Monday after pleading not guilty in Salem District Court to a charge of reckless child endangerment. Her son, Jeremy Fraser, had been in remission from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. He had a good prognosis when first diagnosed,...
July 1st, 2008 | News | Read More