Posts Tagged ‘radiation’


“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 | | Read More

Elvis on my Pelvis [Guest blog by Kaylin]

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I found my fellow Ewing’s sarcoma peep Kaylin’s My Planet page, and was drawn irresistibly over to her blogspot site, after which I took the red pill and kept going farther and farther…..and then I found THIS. Enjoy! —-Heidi Elvis on my PelvisThursday, January 29, 2009 Last day...
March 11th, 2009 | Heidi Adams | Read More

Cancer: Free Ticket to the ER Express Lane [Guest blog by Winediva]

There is SO much good writing on My Planet that I am going to start re-posting my favorite examples on the public blog. This by the wonderful Winediva. And no, she didn’t bribe me with any lovely bottles. Yet. I’m still hoping. Enjoy! —HSA Cancer: Free Ticket to the ER Express Lane...
March 2nd, 2009 | Heidi Adams | Read More

Radioactive, Rock & Roll, Radass Leela

CHECK OUT this video from our lovely Leela, showing exactly what it’s like to….well, be a radioactive thyroid cancer patient. Geiger counter and all. Is she a total rock star or what?! Original post: Radioactive, Rock & Roll, Radass Leela
December 3rd, 2008 | Heidi Adams | Read More

Review: Not Just About Cancer

Laurie is 40 years old, mother of two, a spouse, friend, sister, daughter and writer. She is also living with metastatic breast cancer. In December 2005, as she was getting undressed one evening, she found the lump that would lead to a diagnosis of breast cancer. After seven months on a gruelling treatment...
August 6th, 2008 | Cancer Blogs, Interviews/Stories | Read More

Review: Breast Thermography

Information on the role of thermagrams in detecting breast cancer can be found on This site is dedicated to providing information on breast thermography, risk assessment, breast cancer, early detection, prevention and ultimately the preservation of the breast and the survival...
July 18th, 2008 | Breast Cancer, Cancer Websites | Read More