by Neil Carter
Did you know that if you have ovarian cancer for which the treatment would cause sterility, healthcare facilities run by religious institutions will withhold specific types of chemotherapy and not tell you they even exist? The same goes for treatments of testicular cancer. Any course of treatment which renders a man unable to reproduce is strictly forbidden [Read More...]
There was a support group where I used to live Agape House where I received a hospital bed.
The Agape House helped me a lot.
Before I was injured while still working I donated money to them.
Perhaps I was paying it forward to them.
I should continue to do that.
I donate what I can.
Having written that, A guy I worked with got a scooter for his mother, who soon after died - he attempted to sell it for $2600 rather than donating it to another person in need.
He was a P.OS. member of the New Hope Church. They are Christian dominionists who are among the sect of the christian prosperity movement.
Check out James Baker and the Armageddon movement for more information if interested.
I dislike those christian nationalists.
Yes Suzanna you are right when a healthy person gets ill he/she knows it wont last for long and they can get up and about as soon as they get better.
Where as people like us who have a long term illness have to grit there teeth and get on with life. But as you say some days are easier then others and on those bad days all you want to do is to go to bed and stay under the covers, but usually that doesn't last for long.
I am not normally an upbeat sort so I have to look for things to help me....jokes, cartoons, smart-ass remarks, whatever.
This may not work for levaty.
A guy I knew had testoscular cancer. The doctor remove his testical, but didn't put a prosthesis in. Poor guy walked in circles with the missing testicle.
My son in law died of testoscular cancer.
Having a tough time getting into a/u, & or responding to comments.
Not receiving email notices either.
Me either very intermittent emails notices and when they do arrive they are slow in coming.
A doctor I met told me to get copies of all of my doctors reports to read.
I found that some doctors misinterpreted what I was attempting to tell them.
You have to be you own patient advocate.
Best to you.
You likely know that talcom powder causes some type of ovarian cancer.