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    Missed the bullet

    As I posted in the health insurance string for the last couple of months I've being fighting breast cancer,well today my surgeon confirmed the message the onocologist told me last Tuesday.He gave me the letter from the Cancer Clinic to read.Being a firm believer in that if it ain't in writting,don't believe in what you are told.The letter confimed that there was NO further treatment for my cancer needed and I am home free to get on with life.I think I'll have a wee dram or two tonight. Cheers
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    wow, that's great!! Here's to your health!

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    congrats!!!

    and I too shall have a dram or two to celebrate your good fortune!!
    Bike to live, live to eat!!

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    That is indeed great news. Thanks for the update.

    Cheers!
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    I don't drink dram, but I am mighty pleased about your prognosis, and may have an orange ice cream bar in your honor!
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    Here's wishing you all the best.
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    Quote Originally Posted by overthehillmedi View Post
    As I posted in the health insurance string for the last couple of months I've being fighting breast cancer,well today my surgeon confirmed the message the onocologist told me last Tuesday.He gave me the letter from the Cancer Clinic to read.Being a firm believer in that if it ain't in writting,don't believe in what you are told.The letter confimed that there was NO further treatment for my cancer needed and I am home free to get on with life.I think I'll have a wee dram or two tonight. Cheers
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    Wonderful!

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    That is always good news.

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    Congratulations on that wonderful news.
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    Congratulations on the outstanding news!

    I have nothing here with any significant octane rating to drink, nonetheless I'll hoist something in your honor.


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    Congrats, will a double shot of NyQuill do?
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    Great news, thanks for sharing.

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    Great news! Good on ya!

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    That's always good to hear.
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    I too, shall hoist a wee dram in your honour. Congratulations.

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    Excellent !!
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    Congratulations! That's great news!

    I hope you have many more years of excellent health.
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    I toasted your good fortune with a glass of chocolate milk. Low-fat, of course.

    Great news!
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    My brother is a scientist working on a vaccine for breast cancer. These sort of stories always make me think of him and the challenges everyone faces in your position. Congratulations.

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    My confirnation of being Cancer free came after 5 years of 6 monthly visits to the Hospital- Only to be be told- see you in 6 months. On the 5th year they actually stated that the C had not been present for 5 years so I was officially clear. We don't get it in writing over here- but just those words you are clear lifted a great big weight off my shoulders.

    Congrats and get out on the bike and ride. Should be worth a couple of slices of PIE this time to celebrate.
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    Great news, congrats!
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    Congrats! Both my mother and mother in law are breast cancer survivors, and both over 90!

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    That is good news. Have a dram on me.

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