"Members will see an icon following the user names of the top answerers in each community based upon how many people they have helped and the quality of their answers."
Since none of the moderators or operators of this site have ever demonstrated they have a clue about HCV or tx I wonder how they determine the "quality" of answers. Also wonder how they determine the number of people damaged by the misinformation supplied by some of our top answerers.
Hi there New York...I haven't heard from you or see you around on the regular Hep C message boards in awhile. How are you doing? I'm looking real good for being able to start on another treatment in June. I go to Dr. on Wed. and he's probably going to prescribe Sovaldi, Peg and Riba. I'll hope for the best and see how it goes... basically, that is all anybody can do, right?
I haven't talked you since my dad died. He had cancer. We didn't know why he was feeling so poorly and his doctors kept sending him from one doctor to another. He'd had prostate cancer like 20 yrs ago w/o any reoccurrance. Don't know if this cancer came from that old cancer or if it was a totally separate thing. It was so widespread in his body and it was apparent that there was not going to be any real hope of his survival. So, we didn't have him be put through a bunch of painful tests such as a liver biopsy, bone marrow aspiration, etc., etc. That was because my dad had always said that if he got his cancer back and it was spread all over him that he would not want any heroics and no chemo or radiation. So, we honored his wishes and put him in hospice where he could have comfort care. It's been hard on my mom because that were married almost exactly 61 yrs. Hope everything in your family is going well. Susan400
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.