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    T1N1M0 Squamous Cell of right tonsil 55 yo white male. 3 weeks post 33 IMRT 25 Large Zone 8 Directed Small Zone. Taste has returned, Can not tolerate spicy food, missing beart in area of radiation and patch of hair, see fine hair returning (last date radiation was Friday 17 Feb 2012). Use humidifier some nights and plenty of water albeit Biotene products help with little to no dry mouth. I feel great... hope it did w...

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      My diagnosis reads essentially the same with exception of I am 55. I too was HPV 16 positive. There is no explanation for that, 1 partner for the last 30 plus years. Just put it in Gods hands and we as mere mortals will just live with the life he has dealt us. Desiderata   Go placidly amid the noise and the haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far as possible without surrender be on go...

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        God bless you. I wish I would have heard or read about the lemon earlier. I love oranges and that was the first thing that tasked like cardboard. I too feel like we are blessed. There are always those greater and lesser with greater and lesser pains, trials etc... Read the Desiderata it helps me in times of need.   Desiderata   Go placidly amid the noise and the haste, and remember what peace there may ...

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            Well 2 days post treatment and I feel (fill is how I misspelled it last time) good. Somewhat frustrated with the lack of taste still... but I know I am blessed to have not suffered all the side effects that others have. Thanks God and and Thank all of you that support your loved ones. I would say the biggest thing is eat... even if it tastes like cardboard it is better than having a tube stuck in you. Drink and use c...

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              Finished treatments today. So far so good. Celebrating with watered down wine... and a rare steak with some A1.... Thanks for your input PopPop it helped ... 

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              • HugheyR has replied to a post on the message board

                Finished treatments today. The last 8 were reduced field. I fill better already.

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                • HugheyR has replied to a post on the message board

                  Try different foods, sauces or syrups help with meats and fruit respectively. Keep hydrated and try juices with water, even wine watered down was a tasty substitute for dinners with  Valentine etc

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                  • HugheyR has replied to a post on the message board

                    Thanks, I have been using a humidifier with great result, at least I am not awakened during the night looking for water.

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                    • HugheyR has replied to a post on the message board

                      I had been using it before IMRT, it also mixes well with Milk and goes down easy.

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