LungLoveLink

Linking you to resources and support in the lung cancer community!

LungLoveLink, an online community linking you to resources and support in the lung cancer community, is sponsored by Lung Cancer Alliance.

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Introduce Yourself!

Welcome! Please tell us who you are and why you are here.

138 discussions

Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

For anything related to non-small cell lung cancer.

317 discussions

Small Cell Lung Cancer

For anything related to small cell lung cancer.

37 discussions

Caregiver Corner

For caregivers to share the ups and downs.

77 discussions

CAM/Nutrition

For info about Complementary and Alternative Medicine, and nutrition.

19 discussions

Share the Good News

For when we have a reason to celebrate and want to share it.

44 discussions

Life after Treatment

For those who are figuring out life after cancer.

51 discussions

General Lung Cancer

For those discussions that don't fit neatly into another category.

84 discussions

Memory Wall

For those we've lost. Please tell us about them.

30 discussions

Website Feedback/Technical Support

For when things don't work or we have questions about how they do.

8 discussions

 

Latest Activity

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Profile Iconluisgbourg and Dawn222 joined LungLoveLink
Oct 14
nanatwice replied to nanatwice's discussion Living in fear of cancer returning
"How did they remove your complete left lung? My surgery was from my upper right shoulder muscle at top and around to my side under ribs below arm pit laying my shoulder muscles completely over . They also had to cut out my top 3 ribs along…"
Oct 2
RickThompson replied to nanatwice's discussion Living in fear of cancer returning
"I was at Stage IIB and my left lung was removed. The tumor had grown around the pulmonary artery on the left side. That was 11 years ago. I worried about the cancer recurring or popping up in some other place, but decided since I can't control…"
Oct 2
nanatwice posted a discussion

Living in fear of cancer returning

I am 47 and a cancer survivor. I had stage II b lung cancer. I went through chemo, radiation, and surgery which removed 3 ribs and top of right lung. I hurt and take meds for it. I cant lift very much, carry my grandbaby, or use right arm for usual…See More
Oct 2
ceecee replied to Dawn's discussion Cancer in the brain
"My left lung was removed July 2013.  I had chemo to clean up any strays that might be left. CT scan early October showed no evidence of disease NED. Middle of October has MRI because lc likes to go there. 10 sessions of WBR a prescription for…"
Oct 1
Dawn posted a discussion

Cancer in the brain

Hello,My mother just had a successful lung surgery for removing her lung tumor (Non small type). All the tests were done after and she was told she is totally cured. Exactly 3 months after surgery the cancer activity was discovered by a Pet scan in…See More
Sep 30
Profile IconMichelle and nanatwice joined LungLoveLink
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Profile Iconjoy53pm and Dawn joined LungLoveLink
Sep 29
DotMom is now a member of LungLoveLink
Sep 22
Shawn Olson is now a member of LungLoveLink
Sep 15
Jocelyn replied to Jocelyn's discussion Terrified
"Hi Loreen, So sorry to hear your recovery has been tough. Crying like a baby is perfectly normal! Its a scary, nasty thing to have to go through and a good cry once in a while is good for the lungs anyway! Anxiety makes everything much worse too.…"
Sep 14
coco1101 is now a member of LungLoveLink
Sep 11
Rednikita replied to Jocelyn's discussion Terrified
"Hi Jocelyn, My name is Loreen and I had my middle and lower right lobes removed (VATS) on August 8th.  I thought it was horrible and painful and I am still recovering.  I guess my pain tolerance is very low because I cried liked a baby and…"
Sep 10
Profile IconRednikita, Erin, Sandy and 2 more joined LungLoveLink
Sep 10
Denise replied to John H MOD's discussion 15 years , 3A NSCLC , and I'm doing great!
"Hope + love > cancer!"
Aug 30
Jocelyn replied to Jocelyn's discussion Terrified
"Hi Lisa, Thanks for asking. I feel quite terrific most of the time. The bronchoscopy was cancelled as I told the doc my concern about my swallowing and my vocal cords. I have Essential Tremor which already affects my voice and any unnecessary…"
Aug 30
DavidatpMOD replied to John H MOD's discussion 15 years , 3A NSCLC , and I'm doing great!
"Happy 15th birthday john! You are truly an inspiration to all who suffer from this horrible disease. Looking forward to seeing you around for another 15 (at least). Good luck, God bless and keep,the faith.... David"
Aug 29
John H MOD posted a discussion

15 years , 3A NSCLC , and I'm doing great!

Hello everyone, every year I'm still amazed that I'm here! It can be done and I'm not anything special. Believe me when I say that. I was 39 in 1999, I smoked 11/2 packs a day. I did and I'm not proud of it but I did. Did it cause my lung cancer ,…See More
Aug 29
Kathleen is now a member of LungLoveLink
Aug 28
 
 
 

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