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  • Black Eyed Peas ( BEP- how ironic) and TC

    I came across this today, I hope it encourages anyone that is newly diaognosed or dealing with TC.

    “A lot of people have a misconception about artists, that they’re invincible, you know, they’re on a different plateau. But I’m just a human being,” he said. “I’m a normal person just like everybody else. I just may have a different job. But I have kids, wife. I bleed, I went through cancer.”

    Also, approximately 70% of receipts from the purchase price will go to the American Cancer Society purchase price.

    (sorry didn't know under which topic I should put this.)
    Last edited by worried_mom; 12-06-16, 05:44 PM.
    Mother of Son (Son's date of birth: August 1987. Age at diagnosis 27, now 28)

    1 July 2015: Son discovered small knot in left testicle, no pain. Waited and observed.
    10 July 2015: Appointment with urologist. ultrasound: 1.7 cm tumor, blood work: AFP - 1.62 (5.50), bHCG- <0.1 (<2.0), LDH159 U/l (135-225), 2.65 umol/s/l (2.25-3.75) .
    14 July 2015: Hospital, same diagnosis.
    15 July: 2015 l/O, Pathology: Stage 1A 100% Seminoma.
    16 July 2015: CT - Clear
    October 2015: Blood work - Normal range
    January 2016: Bloodwork - Normal Range
    Febuary 2016: CT - Clear

    July 2016 - One year clear!!

    Active Surveillance recommended by hospital Doctors, His Urologist .
    Via email by Dr. Nichols and Dr. Einhorn