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Relationships are hard even without a cancer diagnosis involved. They take a tragic turn, however, when one of the partners decides they can’t handle it and walk away leaving the cancer patient to face the world and their cancer battle alone and afraid!

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Without a shadow of a doubt, I can tell you – I am now, and will forever be, grateful I was diagnosed with cancer. I used to pray that God would take this from me. Now I pray that he will allow me another day to fight. Another day to change for the better. Another day to prove to him that I am capable, strong enough, and able to handle this trial and endure it to the end.

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Tom Hanks (everyone’s favorite) shows how to care for a cancer patient. Rita Wilson tells their story of a breast cancer diagnosis and the extraordinary provided by Tom every step of the way. Great example for all to follow when you both work hard to love, live and laugh through the toughest of times.

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Chuck Norris proves once again he is always on the side of good. He recently surprised a man in Sandy, Utah with Down syndrome and a recent stage 4 diagnosis of gastrointestinal cancer. Cheuck and Gena Norris stayed for a 30-minute visit laughing, talking about favorite “Walker Texas Ranger” episodes and working out on what else, the Total Gym. Thank You Chuck for always figting for the underdog.

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Devastated and scared, I met with my amazing team of doctors who mapped out the best plan for me… “You’re going to be ok.” That helped me get through the 12 weeks of chemo,..

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Cancer Horizons has listened to the 1000’s of people that have requested help in promoting their own personal “Medical Crowdfunding Account”. We have created what will become one of the largest directories of GoFundMe, GiveForward, FundRazr, YouCaring. HealthLine, or other crowdfunding accounts exclusively for Cancer patients on the Internet.

Innovations

With the proposed new federal budget which calls for a 19% cut in the NIH – National Institutes of Health. Projects like Joe Biden’s moonshot and many other cancer research organizations will be sidetracked. This is the worst possible announcement for cancer patients and a hope for future life saving discoveries.

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Infections Acquired From Hospital and health Facilities! Unbelievable that someone could go into the hospital and come out with something far worse than what they went in with. $16 Billion industry now

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Earlier this year the University of Glasgow made several discoveries which will not only assist doctors in creating treatment strategies for patients with pancreatic cancer, but also will allow pharmaceutical companies to develop drugs to battle this most lethal of cancers.

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A new treatment option based upon the work of researchers who have uncovered the genetic reasons for almost 90% of tumors associated with prostate cancer; 9 out of 10 late stage prostate cancer cases can be traced back to changes in that patients DNA.

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Mother of 4 with Stage 4 Breast Cancer – This fighter beat cervical cancer as a young woman, joined the Navy and put herself through nursing school. Miracle birth of a precious daughter now focused completely on making memories with her family for as long as she possibly can.

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We love to get stories and great pics from our community- We can’t always explain them but love to see your love of life and appreciation of absolutely every moment.

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Scientists in Denmark have discovered a Micro-RNA that can foresee the effect Oxalipatin will have on a patient with Colorectal Cancer. This discovery could allow for improving currently available treatments and could aid in creating new treatments.

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According to research published in the International Journal of Hypothermia scientists have discovered that by heating the chemo drug Mitomycin-C before administering it to patients who were undergoing chemo to treat bladder cancer greatly improves its effectiveness.

We thank-you for visiting Cancer Horizons, one of the premier cancer support patient portals on the net. We are well aware that cancer has taken its toll and stretched thousands of people to the limit spiritually, emotionally, physically as well as financially. That is why you never see us ask for donations- quite the opposite we continue to find new ways to give back to our community in meaningful ways. From gift cards, gas cards, travel vouchers, discounts on products and free products in some cases, Uber rides to doctors appointments to fun contests that rewards all that participate.

We love the interaction between members our community as they discover new areas of this site. From one of the largest directory of financial resources available exclusively for cancer patients to a huge directory of free things offered exclusively for cancer patients by 100's of caring and generous business from free wigs , t-shirts, home cleaning, travel help to and from appointments, scarves, lotions and healing products to assistance with the purchase of medications.

Browse the site, like us on social networks, tell a friend or loved one or submit your story of strength and courage of your own battle with cancer in any of its heinous forms. We are all uplifted and empowered by the great determination and willingness displayed in these stories and a willingness to help others along the way that you have never met. It's quite an amazing process and we thank all of our community and welcome the thousands that are coming to this site as we grow and expand into one of the "must visit" sites for anyone that has just been diagnosed with cancer or anyone in the late stages that need to know options, available resources for them or even just a pick me up by engaging with our members. YOU ARE NOT ALONE IN YOUR BATTLE WITH CANCER.

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