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I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer

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I lost my grandma in April 2019 to multiple myleoma. She was 83 years old.
She was diagnosed with it in 2008, so she had it for a while. In addition to having cancer she also lost two of her sons...which were my own father and an uncle. The last eleven years of her life were very rough indeed. Growing up as a black girl in...
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31-35, M
+ 7 3 replies 12 views Aug 28, 2020 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
I have lost a sister a couple of uncles a grandfather I'm sure there were other family members I don't remember or never knew the cause of there deaths, I knew a man since the start of ep and on to here when they closed down. His name was c...
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M
+ 1 10 replies 10 views Jun 20, 2020 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
My uncle passed away this early this morning at around 1:30. This makes the 2nd family member within months of each other to die of cancer. What is there to do? I just don't know anymore. A fresh wave of grief when the first has barely subsided....
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22-25, F
+ 8 17 replies 38 views Jan 8, 2020 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
My mother died almost 18 months ago. I think losing her really did something to me. I don’t cope as well with problems as I did before. I used to be stronger and braver. Now it’s hard for me to imagine any good things happening in my future. Everyth...
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56-60, F
+ 13 8 replies 35 views Mar 25, 2019 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
Grief seems to bring out your vulnerability and also a strong longing to be with people that you love. Something changed in me when my dad died; my tolerance for bullshit went down dramatically. I only wanted to be around genuine, real people and I f...
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+ 1 6 replies 5 views Nov 13, 2018 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
Today is the one-year anniversary of my mom’s funeral. I feel worse today than I felt on the one-year anniversary of her actual death, which was last Tuesday.
56-60, F
+ 11 13 replies 30 views Nov 11, 2018 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
My mum died when I was 12 & initially nothing really changed because the cancer had eaten her up before I reckon. It was when I hit puberty & she wasn’t around. My father was working all the time & my mums family disappeared after her fu...
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31-35, F
+ 4 2 replies 17 views Oct 4, 2018 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
The recent losses of Aretha Franklin and Sen. John McCain brought it back to me again - that feeling of helplessness when my parents told me my mom’s cancer had reached stage 4. And that feeling of dread when they said she was stopping medical treatm...
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56-60, F
+ 4 6 replies 24 views Aug 28, 2018 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
51-55, M
+ 2 1 reply 9 views Jul 21, 2018 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
I recently lost my nana and its been really hard because we were so close. I love her so much and she always inspired me, I miss everything about her , I miss being able to talk to her and I miss her hugs and I miss reading her beautiful poems and sh...
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18-21, F
+ 3 5 replies 6 views Jul 19, 2018 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
The closest person ever in my life, is the person i loved the most, my father is the one who died from Bowel Cancer. He died in 2010, he suffered for 5 years.
31-35, F
+ 3 2 replies 5 views Jun 10, 2018 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
Last week, I had a few days’ visit with my dad. It was the first time I’d seen him since my mom died last November. (We’ve been talking on the phone and emailing; just had not had an in-person visit till now.) We visited with some family members - i...
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56-60, F
+ 11 6 replies 21 views Jun 5, 2018 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
M
+ 5 2 replies 16 views Apr 19, 2018 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
My grandpa is about to die... He has gotten two months at the most.. Happy Holidays.
31-35, F
+ 6 5 replies 22 views Dec 24, 2017 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
How do you cope with the overwhelming regret, emptiness, and sorrow that you feel when you loose your Best Friend? Specificly to cancer.
46-50, M
+ 5 3 replies 5 views Dec 14, 2017 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
This Christmas I have one less card to write. A name to miss from another card. There will be someone missing from the family gathering. But two others who we thought we might lose are with us and have recovered. There is hope in this season alon...
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61-69, M
+ 5 8 replies 5 views Dec 14, 2017 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
My whole lifetime as a child, I saw people come and go from my actual family's life. I lost my grandfather when I was 3 1/2 to pancreatic cancer. I lost my grandmother on my other side of the family to breast cancer by the time I was 4. And many...
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22-25, F
+ 4 1 reply 17 views Aug 22, 2017 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
Rest In Peace 7/9/17 ❤️
18-21, F
+ 4 2 replies 8 views Jul 11, 2017 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
My great uncle died a couple days ago 😞 He was such a funny guy! He had the best sense of humor of anyone haha. He had some pretty amazing jokes as well lol. I didn't get to see him very much in the last few years, unfortunately
22-25, M
+ 5 8 replies 18 views Apr 3, 2017 |
I Have Lost People I Love From Cancer
i have lost people i care about to cancer.i have lost my grandmother & my auntie
46-50, M
+ 3 4 replies 7 views Mar 12, 2017 |
 
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