• Wonderful News! I am fed up with my doctor, I am a stage 3c in my diagnosed mid 2016, and I only have a small amount of cancer showing on the scans at the moment, the problem is my doctor says there are no trials that I could go on, and she has never put me on one or pursued them, and now the cancer is growing again, she said ‘you have three more…[Read more]

  • Hi Anne, Welcome to the site, it is true the side effects of chemotherapy are managed so much better these days they have anti-nausea drugs and a list of things to take and do in order to minimise and handle to side effects, but they will tell you at your education hour before you have chemotherapy. I agree having a positive outlook is the best, y…[Read more]

  • Rossie15 replied to the topic 10 Chemos in the forum Round 5 1 year, 10 months ago

    Nikki – I want to hear all about the MOST trial! I am not eligible for this as you have to have had cancer reoccur at least twice.  Well it is the first day after my first treatment on Caelyx/Carbo, so far so good, due to this cancer  now re-occurring for the first time and it is aggressive, I am a stage 3c, my markers are 25, but the on…[Read more]

  • Rossie15 replied to the topic Cancer Reoccurred in the forum Say Hi Here! 1 year, 11 months ago

    Yes I will Nikki, I don’t know what trial it is yet or even if he gets me on it, but he thinks I will be suitable, he is working in coordination with Northern Cancer Institue at St Leonard’s, and they have all the trials they are running that are open on their website, so I am assuming it is the Abbvie Ovarian A Phase 3, but I haven’t spoken to my…[Read more]

  • Hi ecraftybean,

    I was diagnosed in 2016 stage 3 OV, I had surgery, then chemo, so that there was no trace of the cancer, but last week I found out it has come back, I am so sad, I also intend to live for the next 20-30 years, I really am planning on it! Ros

  • Rossie15 replied to the topic 10 Chemos in the forum Round 5 1 year, 11 months ago

    Hi Nikki, I was blessed not to have a lot of problems with Cisplatin, and whilst I didn’t have most of the problems you are talking about, I did suffer from dreadful painful, constipation, chemist tablets only do so much and then you have to get the balance right,and then I remembered my mothers old remedy, PRUNES,  bought I packet and ate half o…[Read more]

  • Hi,  I’m Ros, I was diagnosed with Ovarian cancer stage 3 July 2016, had surgery, finished chemo Feb 2017, and no trace of the cancer, I was over the moon, unfortunately the cancer has now come back, my Prof says I might be able to get on a trial, so we will see on Monday,  Cheers Ros

  • Rossie15 replied to the topic Lyn in the forum Say Hi Here! 1 year, 11 months ago

    Hi Everyone, I was diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer stage 3 last year, I had surgery and chemo, and in Feburary this year  there was no trace of the cancer, I was over the moon, but just this last week, I have found out that my cancer has returned, I had a couple of bad nights of despair, but my Professor says he thinks there is a trial he can get…[Read more]

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