Health knowledge made personal

Deb

Eastern, Canada
My blog was created as a way of connecting with other cancer patients, caregivers and their families as I have learned the importance of communicating with others to find support and encouragement. It is only those of us who walk similiar paths along this cancer journey, truly understand our... Full Bio
› Share page:

Posts

Sort by: Most recent | Name
Scrap The " Line " Stipulation by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer For many cancer patients who need life-saving treatments, the fact is that access to them can be "NIL".   The main reason is due to the high costs of these drugs.  Spending ... Read on »
Happy Valentine's Day by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Today is a special day indeed, to share and celebrate those whom you love and those whom you are blessed to have in your life. Cherish each moment! Happy V ... Read on »
In My Opinion - Get a "Second" Opinion by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Ever wondered why you will need to have a blood test before your chemotherapy treatments?  White blood cells  There are a few reasons, ... Read on »
We "ALL" Have Cancer by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer  Cancer Cell  I'm sure you have often heard the phrase "we all have cancer". After watching an episode of the Dr. Oz show this past week, h ... Read on »
From Three Months to Five Years!!! by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Today's post is one of the most inspiring stories you will ever read about a cancer patient.  It's about my husband and how he truly is that miracle man of whom I ... Read on »
Information Session One Month From Today by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Thought I would pass along a link where you can access more information on the following topic Living Well With Kidney Cancer  - from patient to survivor Click the abo ... Read on »
Storm Alert by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Everytime I have listened to any news reports today, it seems the top news story here is all about the BIG snowstorm that is sweeping across the US and Canada, then hea ... Read on »
Another New Cancer Drug in Trial Testing by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Good news!  There's another new drug presently in a trial testing stage for RCC patients.  It's name is TIVOZANIB There is presently a study ongoing to compare Ti ... Read on »
An Inspiring Patient by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer INSPIRATION is key to cancer patients - just ask anyone who is battling cancer and they will tell you the same.  The amazing thing though about my husband i ... Read on »
MRI Laser Procedure May Help To Reduce Some Cancers by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Research and follow up testing at the Mayo Clinic has proven to reduce kidney and liver tumors in five patients with complete success  While the therapy is relatively new, ... Read on »
A Post of Assurance by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer I have three friends who will begin chemo next week.  I've spoken with each of them and while sometimes I feel like I have alot of experience with cancer, I am not the pati ... Read on »
DATING Is "Very" Important by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer So this morning I have learned a very important lesson and that is  WRITE EVERYTHING DOWN !!! I usually always write my husband's appointment dates down, along ... Read on »
Daria, May She Rest In Peace by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer I am sure that many of you who follow cancer blogs, most definitely have been a regular visitor to Daria's site Living With Cancer - here is the link    http://daria ... Read on »
A Cancer Diagnosis by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer So, you have just received your medical report and your doctor has just relayed the dreaded words of YOU HAVE CANCER! Hearing that diagnosis can be one of the ... Read on »
Saffron Tea by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer After a request from one of my viewers, here is another post about the Saffron Tea.  Thanks to the viewer for asking as I honestly did not think to write about how it taste ... Read on »
Another Great Way to Use Saffron by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Here's a recipe for Saffron Tea that you may want to give a try Put approximately 12 saffron stigmas in one cup of boiling water and let stand for a few minutes.  Then p ... Read on »
Organic is "Always" Better by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer So a couple of days ago, I told you about a friend who had been watching Dr. Oz and suggested a possible cancer fighting agent.  I have gone into the Dr. Oz website but unf ... Read on »
Organic is "Always" Better by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Had a very informative tip passed along to me about my carrot juice posting by a dear friend.  And she is absolutely right!  I should have included the fact that cancer pat ... Read on »
All About Carrot Juice by Deb Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer My topic is today is all about carrot juice.  Some websites   http://www.agriculturalproductsindia.com/beverages-juices/beverages-juices-carrot-juice.html  s ... Read on »