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by pennycsf
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:22 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Thoughts from a cancer patient
Replies: 0
Views: 6

Thoughts from a cancer patient

The article below is one woman's view of her breast cancer treatment and the effect it has had on her and her life. Interesting.

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2019 ... takes-away
by pennycsf
Wed Apr 17, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: General Information
Topic: Latest bowel cancer study and red meat links
Replies: 0
Views: 14

Latest bowel cancer study and red meat links

A new study looking at the incidence of bowel cancer and the likely incidence on those born after 1960 has been published. Bowel cancer is one of the three most common cancers and the study indicates that eating too much red and processed meat can impact on risk. The study was co-funded by CRUK and ...
by pennycsf
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Factual information
Topic: Latest News from the British Embassy
Replies: 0
Views: 16

Latest News from the British Embassy

The British Embassy has published more information about Brexit through its Newsletter "Voisin Voices". This is a short extract: The British Government continues to seek a way in which the UK can leave the EU in an orderly manner and without undue delay. In the meantime, the French Government is pub...
by pennycsf
Tue Mar 26, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: Factual information
Topic: Fact sheets from the EU on rights after Brexit
Replies: 0
Views: 58

Fact sheets from the EU on rights after Brexit

These fact sheets, found at the link below, supply answers to many of the questions which UK citizens will be asking. They include rights relating to travel from UK to Europe, as well as rights to live in the EU. There are also fact sheets for those EU citizens living in the UK. https://ec.europa.eu...
by pennycsf
Mon Mar 25, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: CSF Contacts, Phone Numbers, e-mail Adresses, etc
Topic: CSF Vienne
Replies: 0
Views: 43

CSF Vienne

Supports in Department 86 and provides telephone other long distance support across France.

Helpline: 0800 240 200

email: vienne-helpline@cancersupportfrance.org

Local association web site: https://vienne.cancersupportfrance.org/vienne-home

National web site: http://cancersupportfrance.org
by pennycsf
Fri Feb 22, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Cancer treatment
Topic: Avastin
Replies: 4
Views: 902

Re: Avastin

Dear Brodie, Welcome to the CSF Forum. I am pleased that you found us! CSF is all about being there to provide a listening ear at a distance. You can say what you like as there is no-one to upset or offend and the "distance" means that there is no emotional involvement which you might have with a fr...
by pennycsf
Wed Feb 20, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: Factual information
Topic: Health care announcement by the French Government
Replies: 1
Views: 93

Health care announcement by the French Government

The French Government announced last week that they had put decrees (ordonnances) in place in anticipation of a hard Brexit. Here is the French: https://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/affichTexte.do?categorieLien=id&cidTexte=JORFTEXT000038100655&dateTexte=&fbclid=IwAR3rhfaSfJROiBmLRKFNs3fa8ljiA8otm4QfTAjtz_...
by pennycsf
Mon Nov 05, 2018 11:59 pm
Forum: Non-CSF
Topic: Calendar 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 2253

Re: Calendar 2019

Meant to say, I love the April photo.
by pennycsf
Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:26 pm
Forum: Cancer treatment
Topic: Tumour in the bladder - treatment in France
Replies: 0
Views: 387

Tumour in the bladder - treatment in France

Barbara posted the message below and I have started a new thread to be sure that readers see the post and can respond easily. Postby Barbaradb » Mon Oct 29, 2018 1:12 pm Hi, I’m new to this forum and am wondering if anyone had any experience of dealing with this type of cancer. My diagnosis of CIS (...
by pennycsf
Tue Oct 30, 2018 10:23 pm
Forum: Cancer treatment
Topic: Tumour in the bladder
Replies: 20
Views: 3549

Re: Tumour in the bladder

Hello Barbara Thanks for your post. I have no personal experience of the treatment of your type of cancer in France however treatment, albeit not identical, is broadly similar and I can see no reason why your treatment, ie. checks, should not continue. I am sure that you have made all the appropriat...

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