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Hey - just wanted to let everyone know that my wife, Lauren, her cancer is back. I had posted about it before, years ago. She had breast cancer about 8 years ago and it came back a few years later. Sh

I want to thank everyone again for the prayers and donations.  We shut the donation part down, the response there was so overwhelming. Seriously don't have the words to describe the appreciation we fe

Thanks again everyone. You have all been great, and the fighting on the board has been minimal, so that is an added bonus. Lauren had her last triple treatment on Thursday. Chemo, and two hormone

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Geez, Max.   So sorry your sweetie is going through this awful situation.  No one deserves it.   Next time you give Lauren a hug, let her know it comes with thoughts and positive energy of all of us here at JN.  Wish I had a tenth of her courage, determination and spirit.

Best to you and the rest of your family as well, Max.

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So sorry to hear this Max. Stay strong and supportive; we'll do our best here to behave so you don't have to waste any time on us idiots. Best wishes to your wife and all of your family. 

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2 hours ago, Maxman said:

Hey - just wanted to let everyone know that my wife, Lauren, her cancer is back. I had posted about it before, years ago. She had breast cancer about 8 years ago and it came back a few years later. She recently hit the 5 year free and clear mark which is a big milestone. Then unfortunately a routine doctors appointment ended up with an emergency hospital stay and pretty invasive surgery.  She was in the hospital for a week in May, her breast cancer has returned and unfortunately spread a bit.

The Oncologist got the report right away and the team at Memorial Sloan Kettering took over immediately. This morning she had her 5th chemo treatment. That will happen once every week for 18 weeks. The cancer has changed a bit and in a good news \ bad news kind of way they have hormone therapies they are treating her with as well. The oncologist said she feels the outcome will be good here.

It is a long road, none of this is fun. But Lauren has amazing family and friends around her. Lauren used to post her back in the day but I realize most of you don't know her. She is the most positive person I have ever met. She simply never complains, just tackles each step and does it all with a smile on her face. So I wanted to let everyone know because we don't do religious talk here but I am a believer. So prayers are definitely appreciated.

Thanks!

Will do sir!  Jeez cancer sucks.  Had breast cancer in our family as well. Haven't hit the 5 year mark yet but fingers crossed.  Will pray for you and yours!!!

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Max, terribly sorry to hear this news. Peace and prayers to your wife and the entire family. She’s got this and will kick cancers ass once again. 🙏🙏

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2 hours ago, Maxman said:

Hey - just wanted to let everyone know that my wife, Lauren, her cancer is back. I had posted about it before, years ago. She had breast cancer about 8 years ago and it came back a few years later. She recently hit the 5 year free and clear mark which is a big milestone. Then unfortunately a routine doctors appointment ended up with an emergency hospital stay and pretty invasive surgery.  She was in the hospital for a week in May, her breast cancer has returned and unfortunately spread a bit.

The Oncologist got the report right away and the team at Memorial Sloan Kettering took over immediately. This morning she had her 5th chemo treatment. That will happen once every week for 18 weeks. The cancer has changed a bit and in a good news \ bad news kind of way they have hormone therapies they are treating her with as well. The oncologist said she feels the outcome will be good here.

It is a long road, none of this is fun. But Lauren has amazing family and friends around her. Lauren used to post her back in the day but I realize most of you don't know her. She is the most positive person I have ever met. She simply never complains, just tackles each step and does it all with a smile on her face. So I wanted to let everyone know because we don't do religious talk here but I am a believer. So prayers are definitely appreciated.

Thanks!

Prayers headed your way.   God bless and hang in there.  

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im so sorry to hear about your wife Max. Sloan Kettering is the best place. she is in great hands

im praying for her and your family.

god bless

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I'm so sorry that Lauren and your family has to go through this.  Thank you for reaching out to all of us.  Lauren, yourself and your family will be in my prayers.  Like others have said, it is very important to stay positive and know that she will beat this thing once again, hopefully for good this time.

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@Maxman

It is unfortunate to say the least that your wife has had a reoccurrence of this. It's great that she has you and the rest of her family to support her through this. I am sure she is going to beat this again. Prayers are with you and her. 

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So sorry to hear that Max.

It sounds like you are married to an incredibly strong woman. Now she's got a whole community of Jets fans behind her praying for a speedy, full and final recovery. Stay strong brother.

 

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Max - sad to here about this. My wife had a bout with breast cancer 4 years ago, and so far is clean. But as she says, you are always "looking over your shoulder." 

May your wife have a complete recovery, and best thoughts to you and the rest of the family. You have a good team to beat it back.

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3 hours ago, Maxman said:

Hey - just wanted to let everyone know that my wife, Lauren, her cancer is back. I had posted about it before, years ago. She had breast cancer about 8 years ago and it came back a few years later. She recently hit the 5 year free and clear mark which is a big milestone. Then unfortunately a routine doctors appointment ended up with an emergency hospital stay and pretty invasive surgery.  She was in the hospital for a week in May, her breast cancer has returned and unfortunately spread a bit.

The Oncologist got the report right away and the team at Memorial Sloan Kettering took over immediately. This morning she had her 5th chemo treatment. That will happen once every week for 18 weeks. The cancer has changed a bit and in a good news \ bad news kind of way they have hormone therapies they are treating her with as well. The oncologist said she feels the outcome will be good here.

It is a long road, none of this is fun. But Lauren has amazing family and friends around her. Lauren used to post her back in the day but I realize most of you don't know her. She is the most positive person I have ever met. She simply never complains, just tackles each step and does it all with a smile on her face. So I wanted to let everyone know because we don't do religious talk here but I am a believer. So prayers are definitely appreciated.

Thanks!

So sorry to hear this news. All our prayers for your wife and your family!

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My wife successfully battled breast cancer 16 years ago, going through surgery and chemo. I know what kind of stress you’re going through. Thankfully, the treatments for breast cancer keep getting better and better. 

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I'll keep your wife and family in my prayers.

I'm not on here often, but every time I see your screen name I wonder how your wife is doing - your posts about her battle and victories really stuck with me. Here's to another big win.

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