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David’s Story – His wife of 51 years shares his story and tells of the deadly side effects of Capecitabine

SANTORINI PICTURE

My husband of 51 years, David McIntyre, passed away in the ICU at Oregon Health Sciences University Hospital in Portland, OR on December 12, 2018.  David was diagnosed with Stage 1 Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma) in July of 2018.  He had a successful Whipple surgery and recovery, had clear margins and no metastasis, and was […]

Kathryn’s Story: Her unfortunate experience with 5-FU Chemotherapy

Kath at Tent Rocks National Monument

We wanted to share a story from someone who submitted his wife’s unfortunate experience with 5-FU based chemotherapy. This is the first submission we’ve received and Ken was kind enough to let us share his story on our site. Sadly there are many stories like this out there. Approximately 1000 people die each year from […]