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... Yes,CD it does get better in that I don't get that feeling as much anymore but I still get it once in a while and, it seems, as strong as always. ... (83 replies)
... We have cancer on both sides of the family, which also, in a very strange way kept me from being diagnosed and developing Stage III cancer, as a result. Every action is a reaction...and boy, the past few years, the reactions were very interesting, at best. ... (12 replies)
... Hope you're in the mood to read, cause this is gonna be a long winded response to CatAZ's q's! ... (12 replies)

... Hope you're in the mood to read, cause this is gonna be a long winded response to CatAZ's q's! ... (23 replies)
Colonoscopy
Jul 29, 2007
... As mentioned before, I just had my third colonoscopy and have a few tips and some info for you, based on my experiences with the test. ... (25 replies)
... My colonoscopy is this week, and right now I have a terrible cold. I can hardly breathe, my throat hurts and my head is pounding. I've been using Vicks vapor rub, drinking plenty of fluids and sucking on hard candy to ease my throat. ... (2 replies)
... As dwallech said the prep can interfere with one's electrolyte balance. this would account for the shakes and fainting as could being slightly anemic. If you are aware of an existing anemia please make sure the doc already knows about it. ... (19 replies)
CEA slowly rising
Aug 26, 2006
... where you KNOW something is growing somewhere, I REALLY wouldn't worry. I know easier said than done. And this cancer thing haunts us for the rest of our lives, but the longer out you go, the better your chances... ... (28 replies)
... First of all, let me say that no two people are alike and that your results may differ from mine. With that said, I would like to detail my recent colonoscopy in hopes that it may enlighten those who have yet to have one and those who may have had one a while back and things are always changing. ... (2 replies)
Colonoscopy
Jul 26, 2007
... I just had my third colonoscopy and have a few tips and some info for you, based on my experiences with the test. ... (6 replies)
... and in a few I was awake and in some was out cold. The sedation used is not that strong, only enough to relax you a great deal. The anesthetic used for more invasive things such as surgery is a LOT stronger. ... (19 replies)
... Buy a magazine. ... (17 replies)
... This is DEFINITELY not stupid. You know, I knew there was chemistry between you and me from the start. My wife is a severe sexual abuse survivor, has had issues with paps, delieveries of our children, and yes, colonoscopies. ... (11 replies)
... This is my first posting a thread for my personal experience with chemo and cancer. A lil back story... in early August of this head I felt bloated and had pain in my lower side. After almost a week I went to the urgent to get checked out. ... (0 replies)
... I'm doing OK, finally was able to pass some gas, and have very loose stool that looks partially undigested. I hate that I'm so obsessed about checking my poop! I know it's easier said that done..."Oh, occupy yourself with this, occupy yourself with that"...yeah, doesn't work...so I am right in the same boat with you! ... (68 replies)
... Hello everyone, I would like to ask on here if anyone can give me some insight as to if you think I could have colon cancer. Around mid December of last year I didn't have much of an appetite and I was constipated. ... (2 replies)
... There is flexibility in the timing of taking the prep liquid. It is also helpful to go on a no residue diet the day before the all liquid diet. That way when you drink the prep there will be less residue in the intestine that needs to be expelled. ... (2 replies)
... to cook. I have read lots of studies on this. And do colon cleanses periodically as they will clean you out and detoxify your whole system. This one is safe. I recommend a free one. PM or instant message me for for the link. ALSO get Omega's with a flax seed or fish oil capsule daily. ... (20 replies)
Colonoscopy
Mar 13, 2009
... I agree with Bonnie, if you can handle eating light the day before you start your prep the easier it will be to get cleaned out. ... (8 replies)
... yes, the post that said...drink like, 8 oz every ten or 15 minutes. And make sure its cold. I dont know what size the jug was for mine. Looked bigger than a gallon to me. With white powder in it. It really didnt taste like anything. It was trying to drink that much. My hubby was my cheerleader. ... (5 replies)


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