Patient Comments: Stomach Cancer - Symptoms

What symptoms and signs did you experience with stomach cancer?

Comment from: Christina, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: January 24

I was in my last trimester of pregnancy and started having problems with acid reflux and not keeping food down. I was losing weight and my body was starting to shut down. My baby had to be delivered 5 weeks early so the Doctors could figure out what was going on. It took 3 endoscopy's for the cancer to be found. When my son was 14 days old I underwent surgery to have almost half of my stomach removed, my whole pyloris and part of my pancreas.

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Comment from: 55-64 (Caregiver) Published: July 05

My father has stomach cancer. He is undergoing chemo. I got him on a huge health regime. I heard Helicobacter pylori causes most Stomach cancer incidents. I bought my Dad Mastic Gum supplements that kill H pylori. It takes about a month to kick in. The spice turmeric helps fight cancerous tumors, green tea, and Kombucha. I bought my Dad Kombucha from GT. The founder of GT Kombucha made this for his cancer free mother. I also got my Dad a high fiber diet. Garden of life's Raw Fiber is amazing.

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