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Last reply 7/15/2014 - 11:54am
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My mom have been diagnosed with a stage III melanoma in march.

Also, I have a grandma with senil dementia, and take a lot of me to take care of her (help with higiene, change diapers, medicines...).

My father e mother have not a good relationship, so sometimes they fight.

I think I may be on depression and always ask my boyfriend (that happens to be in USA, and I'm in brazil) for help.. and my friends too..

Yesterday I fought with my boyfriend because he said I'm always complaining and doing nothing and also my friends said that.

I am very happy for finding this forum, cause here there are people that have the same problem and can understand me...

Mother have a stage III melanoma

 

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Is there a way to edit or delete a post you have already published? 

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I don't come here anymore, but wanted to let all of Gia's friends know of her passing.  It was posted today on Facebook.  Heartbreaking....

~Lisa~

http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/hartfordcourant/obituary.aspx?pid=170815594

Life is NOT a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving in an attractive & well-preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, champagne in one hand, strawberries in the other, body totally used up & worn out, & screaming WOOHOOO, WHAT A RIDE!!

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Last reply 5/5/2014 - 4:28am
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Hi all

 

Wonder if anyone here remembers me.Would be nice to catch up with old friends.Michelle..Barbiegirl..Stan N

Becky H.Adreienne...and any one else still around.Im on facebook.Ian Mutch...dressed in my firekit next to my truck

 

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Well 6 years NED now, and I am actually annoyed by having 2 basal cells removed from my neck.  They are both on the left side of my neck(car drivers side) and so I am curious as to the actual rules on window tinting vs sunscreen.  From what I've gathered so far, it doesn't matter how much windows are tinted as long as they have a plastic film.  Is there any specific film that is best to use? if so, does it matter how dark the tinting is?

Insert Generic Inspirational Motto Here

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I am in the middle of a melanoma incident (1b thank heavens, just can't seem to get clear margins). Just to make life more interesting, I had a MRI breast procedure. Radiologist recommending a MRI guided biopsy. I know if I posted a melanoma path report, you guys could interpret it for me. There are just way too many breast cancer web sites (and I have not been diagosed with breast cancer yet anyway!!). I can't find any lay sites to help me understand the radiology report for the MRI imaging.

Any ideas? Any breast issue web sites/forums like this one? 

Thanks!

Joanie  smiley

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Last reply 4/3/2014 - 10:34pm
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I have tried repeatedly to subscribe to topics so I can follow up, but I am unable to do that. When I click that link, it takes me right away to a page with lots of lines of info in a format that looks like maybe HTML? Any ideas? I hate to be a pain with this, but I miss follow up comments, and also topics I would like to respond to. indecision

Thanks!

Tina

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Anonymous's picture
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Last reply 3/21/2014 - 1:34pm
Replies by: jag, Janner

Does anyone see that as being a little morbid?

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Since a lot of schools don’t provide lockers to students, they have to take all their books home everyday. In addition, some schools demand a separate notebook for each class. There is no doubt that it adds burdens of the children. Actually, I don’t think that children can bear the weight of these books that they have to bring back and forth. In addition, a heavy backpack will do harms to children’s spine development.

 

Given the above, parents and schools have to alleviate burdens on children. What can parents do? For the sake of children's health, they have to select appropriate kids backpacks which are made of high quality and lightweight materials. By doing this, the weight of the backpack itself has been reduced, which is of great importance.

karven

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Last reply 1/9/2014 - 10:51pm
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I am sure this has probably been discussed, but I have not seen the threads. I used to get email updates on new posts, or comments that were new on previous posts. Ids this still an option, and if so, how do I subscribe once again? I have not followed through on some posts, and I feel badly about that - the responses fell through the cracks during periods I was not frequenting the board.

Any help is appreciated...thanks!

Tina

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Hello, MRF members and users, 

I had a biopsy of a mole on my ankle on 11/18, and it was diagnosed as a displastic nevi on 11/21. The doctor's office called me on that day to schedule surgery to remove the remaining mole on 11/26. I underwent the surgery on that day. I am concerned about the aggressiveness of the treatment. The doctor removed a significant area around the mole and sent it off to be analyzed. 

From my research, I haven't seen displastic nevi handled in such an aggressive manner. I go back on 12/8 to have the stitiches removed, so I can pose my questions to the doctor at that time, but does anyone have any suggestions as to what questions (other than the obvious, "Is it melanoma?") I should be asking? Are there stages to displastic nevi that warrant aggressive action and concern? I appreciate your suggestions and opinions, and I thank you all in advance for your attention to my question and concerns. 

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Has anyone else seen the episode where she does reading at a Melanoma fundraiser?

Hoped a few Melanoma Angels would have come through. 

Hopefully she'll continue to spread awareness & raise funds!

Love her!

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I'm me, not a statistic. Praying to not be one for years yet.

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