Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Survival Rates Cancer Type


When some average mope at a party learns that I blog about brain tumors, I get questions, a lot of particularly morbid questions like:
  • “How bad is brain cancer compared to other cancers?”
  • “How long does ______(our friend)  have to live?”
  • “What’s the worst cancer to have?”
I rarely know how to answer these questions because it’s hard to think of a brain tumor or cancer that isn’t bad and I know almost nothing about the victim's situation.

I just found the Cancer Research UK website, though, which is helpful in providing information on how to compare the different cancers.  The average survival rates give everybody – victims, caregivers, friends & family – have some vague idea of what to expect (although, as with most everything in life, your survival rate may differ).

If you go to this website, poke around a bit, there’s a lot of good information.

Here’s a link: http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/health-professional/cancer-statistics/survival/common-cancers-compared#heading-Zero


John


PS - I find this whole business of comparing cancers and deciding whose friend/relative/significant other has the worse cancer to be particularly idiotic.  Here’s my excerpt from my book, “Chief Complaint, Brain Tumor” - http://www.chief-complaint.com/ - about such inane conversations:

“The phrase “brain tumor” is scary and difficult to slide into any casual,
over-the-fence-with-the-neighbor conversation. I imagined the following
conversation when running into a friend at Starbuck’s:
“Hey Fred, how’s it going?”
“Great! Our daughter Mary just made the high school jazz band as the
bass player, the only student to ever be picked as a sophomore.”
“Congratulations!”
“And you, how’s it going?”
“Well, I’ve just been diagnosed with a brain tumor—the tumor’s as big
as your wife’s fist.”
“No shit. Well…how about them Bears?”

And with your more competitive acquaintances, I could imagine the
following conversation with Ashton:

“John, how are you? It’s good to see you.”
“I’ve just been diagnosed as having a brain tumor.”
“Really, what kind?”
“It’s a Grade I meningioma. It’s about as big as your fist.”
“Well, my brother Dave has a Grade III metastatic brain tumor. It’s a
Gliomas type of brain tumor. We’re very worried about it infiltrating adjacent
brain tissue. You should be grateful that you only have a Grade I meningioma!”


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Ashley Balton said...

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I have been dating for almost 7 years until i contracted GENITAL HERPES VIRUS from my Ex-boyfriend. Ever since then i have been searching for cure everywhere because i was feeling so uncomfortable having so many outbreaks, Most people have herpes in one form or another, i was first taking Antiviral medicines such as acyclovir (Zovirax), famciclovir (Famvir), and valacyclovir (Valtrex), which are recommended for treating primary genital herpes outbreaks..But i needed to get rid of it completely, I came across so many testimonies online speaking about cure to herpes. i was so eager to be completely cured, I became a victim of fraud after contacting several so-called herbal doctors i was referred to. I lost a lot of money but i didn't stop searching for a cure.
Then one faithful day,i came across a testimony of a lady saying that she got her Genital herpes cured by a GREAT HERBAL DOCTOR she called Dr. Aramide by contacting him through his email address. And she advised anyone with GENITAL HERPES or SIMPLEX HERPES to contact him for HERBAL CURE. I contemplated for about 4 hours whether or not to contact him. Then something inside of me told me to give a try. I then contacted him through his email and told my problems to him. He told me all the things I needed to do and also gave me instructions to follow, Which i did properly. Just within the 7 days of drinking and applying the herbal medication he sent to me through DHL delivery service, I started feeling changes in my body i went to my medical doctor for check-up, I was so happy when he told me i was no more having GENITAL HERPES VIRUS and that i was free, It was all tears of Joy from that moment, I never thought ROOTS & HERBS could cure HERPES and if i could ever meet a GENUINELY GREAT HERBAL DOCTOR. I'm so grateful to him. i am completely free from GENITAL HERPES VIRUS,i recommended him to a family friend having Simplex Herpes virus, He called me and told me he is also cured completely. I promised to share my own testimony like that of the lady on the internet. If you are also having
*GENITAL & SIMPLEX HERPES... or need cure to diseases/viruses like..
*PREDIABETES/DIABETES/DIABETES MELLITUS...
*MENINGITIS...
*MERS-CoV...
*HIV...
*LEISHMANIASIS...
*LOW SPERM COUNT...
*SHIGELLA INFECTION...
*SYPHILLIS
*CANCER...
*LOWER RESPIRATORY INFECTION...
*STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS...
*HEPATITIS...
*SHINGLES...
*YELLOW FEVER...
*POLIO...
*LUPUS...
*STROKE...
*FIBROID...
*EPILEPSY...
*TUBERCULOSIS...
*LEUKAEMIA...
*SICKLE CELL...
*ASTHMA.. Etc..
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HIS WHATSAPP NO; +2348100527864


He also have a herbal cure for Following DISEASES,this is not scam is 100% Real.

-HIV/AIDS
-PENIS ENLARGEMENT AND WEAK ERECTION
-VIRGINA PROBLEM
-DIABETES
-WHOOPING COUGH/TUBERCULOSI
HEPATITIS
-FORDYCE SPOT
-COLD SORE
-ALS
-LOWER RESPIRATORY INFECTION
-LOW SPERM COUNT
-MRSA(METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS
-ZIKA VIRUS
-COPD
-STROKE
-IMPOTENCE
-PILE
-HYPERTENSION
-LOW SPERM COUNT
-MENOPAUSE DISEASE
-ASTHMA
-CANCER
-BARENESS/INFERTILITY
-PCOS
-SHINGLES
-VIRAL HEPATITIS/HEPATITIS B
-FIBROID
-ASTHMA
-SICKLE CELL
-TINNITUS
-BARENESS/INFERTILITY
-DIARRHEA
-SHIGELLA INFECTION
-LUPUS
-STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS
-SYPHILLIS
-LEUKAEMIA
-SICKLE CELL and so on...




Contact him today and you will have a testimony..
GOD IS TRULY GREAT.

GOOD LUCK

JOY ROLAND said...

TRUE LIFE TESTIMONY

HOW I GOT RID OF MY 5 YEARS GENITAL HERPES WITHIN 7 DAYS,GOD IS AWESOME!
THIS IS REAL,PLEASE DON'T IGNORE.Call/Text me via; +1(203)806-4318

THE ONLY TRUE HERBALIST WITH TEST RESULTS(PROVE) OF PEOPLE HE HAVE CURED OF MANY INFECTIONS AND DISEASES,AFTER CONTACTING 3 HERBALIST ONLINE,ONLY HIM COULD CURE ME OF 5 YEARS GENITAL HERPES...HE IS REAL AND GENUINE

HIS WEBSITE; https://doctorsambolablog.wordpress.com

I caught genital herpes from my Ex Husband in 2012,he never told me about the virus. I had it for 5 years with so many outbreak,and it affected my life.. People think herpes is really a minor skin irritation herpes has a long term effects on health. The stigma attached to this virus by ignorant people is ridiculous. Most people have herpes in one form or another,i was first taking Antiviral medicines, such as acyclovir(Zovirax), famciclovir (Famvir), and valacyclovir (Valtrex), are recommended for treating primary genital herpes outbreaks. This medicine can be taken when an outbreak occurs. It can also be taken every day to help prevent outbreaks,it is not a total cure... I will like to tell everyone who is reading this my testimony on how i get rid of my genital herpes.I was reading a comment on the internet,and i saw a testimony posted by a young lady from USA that she got rid of her herpes with the help of Dr SAMBOLA,a Traditional Herbalist.So i was so happy when i saw that post,that his herbal medication Cure the virus totally.I quickly copied the herbal doctor email address and i email him within 30 minutes he respond to my mail.I explain things to him he told me not to worry that i should fill his herbal form which i did..The next day he told me that he has prepare the herbal medicine,that i should send him my address that he want to sent his HERBAL MEDICINE to me via DHL or FedEx that was how i got the herbal medication and i use it as i was instructed.After a week i went to see a Medical Doctor who confirmed my herpes was no more.When some of my friend who has herpes saw me they were surprise and i also introduce them to the man and they are also cure from the same Genital herpes today.I also refer my cousin to the same herbalist who was having HIV and today she is fully cure...If you have Genital or Oral herpes or any kind of Diseases or infections,kindly contact HERBALIST SAMBOLA via this email;herbalistsambola@gmail.com, herpesherbalcure@gmail.com OR through his website; https://doctorsambolablog.wordpress.com/contact/




He also have a herbal cure for Following DISEASES,this is not scam is 100% Real.

-HIV/AIDS
-PENIS ENLARGEMENT AND WEAK ERECTION
-VIRGINA PROBLEM
- EPSTEIN-BARR VIRUS(EBV)
-DIABETES
-WHOOPING COUGH/TUBERCULOSI
HEPATITIS
-FORDYCE SPOT
-COLD SORE
-ALS
-LOWER RESPIRATORY INFECTION
-LOW SPERM COUNT
-MRSA(METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS
-ZIKA VIRUS
-COPD
-STROKE
-IMPOTENCE
-PILE
-HYPERTENSION
-LOW SPERM COUNT
-MENOPAUSE DISEASE
-ASTHMA
-CANCER
-BARENESS/INFERTILITY
-PCOS
-SHINGLES
-VIRAL HEPATITIS/HEPATITIS B
-FIBROID
-ASTHMA
-SICKLE CELL
-TINNITUS
-BARENESS/INFERTILITY
-DIARRHEA
-SHIGELLA INFECTION
-LUPUS
-STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS
-SYPHILLIS
-LEUKAEMIA
-SICKLE CELL and so on...




Contact him today and you will have a testimony..
GOD IS TRULY GREAT.

Click on the link;https://doctorsambolablog.wordpress.com/contact/


GOOD LUCK