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My dear husband started to see blood in his urine here or there over the past coupla months. We weren’t worried at first, because when you are susceptible to bladder tumors, you have to do regular invasive “lookies” by the doctor to … Continue reading
The love of my life just had a followup appointment for a Cystoscopy. For those reading this for the first time, it’s a way for the doctor to look inside his bladder, examining every inch of his bladder interior. And … Continue reading
The good news starts out like this: Nearly a year ago in September 2014, I wrote here that it took a year before his bladder tumors came back again. That was good news since before that, they reappeared every six … Continue reading
When I last wrote last September 2014, I explained the good news–we had kept his bladder tumors at bay for a year! Considering how insidious all this is, that was good news. Granted, he did have a small tumor sitting … Continue reading
Today was my husband’s six month checkup/endoscopy. I say six months because last March, he tripped on an icy hill, hit his kidney area, saw blood in his urine, and wondered. But a scope showed no tumors. So it’s actually … Continue reading
….here is a study showing why bladder cancer patients might want to consider selenium: http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanonc/article/PIIS1470-2045(06)70862-2/abstract Cheers to being cancer free!!
I think we found the magic bullet(s) against my dear husband’s bladder cancer! As of today, June 26th, 2014, it’s been about 10 months since he last found himself with bleeding in his urine aka the 4th return of bladder cancer. And … Continue reading