The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM®
 

Go Back   The Sportster and Buell Motorcycle Forum - The XLFORUM® > OFF TOPIC > Health and Fitness
XLF Blogs XLF Arcade XLF Disclaimer/Privacy Statement/Terms Of Use

Health and Fitness Here you can post and discuss health and fitness.

Active Threads
0 Horn and starter button stop working
Last Post: ezmerf
Posted On: 18 Minutes Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 387
0 Adapting an '97 rear fender to an 2000?
Last Post: lucky23
Posted On: 19 Minutes Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 1
0 ParrotHead's 2019 Winter/Spring maintenance
Last Post: jimbond
Posted On: 27 Minutes Ago
Replies: 10
Views: 433
0 timing troubles!
Last Post: 72 Ironhead XLH
Posted On: 35 Minutes Ago
Replies: 24
Views: 936
0 Dyno Chart Reference: 1250 (all 1250 conversions: 883-1250, 1200-1250)
Last Post: rocketmangb
Posted On: 43 Minutes Ago
Replies: 85
Views: 74,171
0 oil filter adapter mount
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 7
Views: 1,821
0 Top End Not Oiling
Last Post: Hippysmack
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 624
0 Ride Height Change With Shock Length Change
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 1 Hour Ago
Replies: 72
Views: 16,675
0 New H-D Fully Adjustable Piggy Back Shocks And Fully Adjustable Fork Kit
Last Post: Bluto
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 44
Views: 11,642
0 Bendix / Zenith questions
Last Post: ezmerf
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 2
Views: 41
7 '65 CH, How retarded is retarded ??
Last Post: KCinSB
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 362
0 In PA Or Nearby
Last Post: IXL2Relax
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 0
Views: 25
0 Spark Plug
Last Post: ezmerf
Posted On: 2 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 189
0 Hottie of the day, no nudity.
Last Post: Stairman
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 9,613
Views: 801,786
0 Getting a face full.
Last Post: fafcpa
Posted On: 3 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 117
0 This week on Craig's list
Last Post: koolbreeze
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 3,727
Views: 392,072
0 ignition switch
Last Post: MacSporty02
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 1,787
0 How many miles are on your sporty?
Last Post: Glamazon
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,153
Views: 268,331
0 Question on 2017 forty eight suspension
Last Post: shanneba
Posted On: 4 Hours Ago
Replies: 1
Views: 66
0 Stumped! Need assistance (No Power Over 3k RPM)
Last Post: rocketmangb
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 79
Views: 3,270
0 1967 xlch
Last Post: murph1068
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 155
Views: 26,260
5 1200 or 883
Last Post: Jarlaxle
Posted On: 5 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,014
Views: 304,581
0 Iree's late night cafe
Last Post: Graywolf
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,007
Views: 106,566
0 ******* usps
Last Post: BKB
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 15
Views: 450
0 Ceramic Coating My Paint
Last Post: DK Custom
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 17
Views: 1,094
0 Replacing Rocker Arm Bushings
Last Post: bustert
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 18
Views: 314
0 Oops.... Nicked the Steering Stem
Last Post: bustert
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 12
Views: 474
0 Long commute
Last Post: bustert
Posted On: 6 Hours Ago
Replies: 19
Views: 1,008
0 Hello from Tennessee
Last Post: juzyHD
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 9
Views: 168
0 What Sort Of Sporty Have You Got?
Last Post: Folkie
Posted On: 7 Hours Ago
Replies: 1,067
Views: 284,839
More...
Members Birthdays
Tags
australia, sport model

Sponsored Links
Reply
 
Share Thread Tools Display Modes
  #571  
Old 8th November 2018
big andy's Avatar
big andy big andy is offline
Senior Chief Know It All 2nd Class
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: by the ocean
Posts: 1,406
Sportster/Buell Model: xlch 73
Sportster/Buell Year: sold
Sportster/Buell Model #2: 1997 1200s
Reputation: 767703
big andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by sportytrace View Post
Brilliant news Andy. So happy for you! I bet you felt all that scan tension just ease out of you today after that news
Thanks, Trace it was a huge relief to get the all clear. Hope you are doing well too
__________________
1997 1200s 1250 Hammer performance kit . Hammer performance billet inlet manifold .Hammer performance billet pushrod tube holders. energy one extra plate clutch kit . bronze oil pump drive gear upgrade
Reply With Quote
  #572  
Old 8th November 2018
big andy's Avatar
big andy big andy is offline
Senior Chief Know It All 2nd Class
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: by the ocean
Posts: 1,406
Sportster/Buell Model: xlch 73
Sportster/Buell Year: sold
Sportster/Buell Model #2: 1997 1200s
Reputation: 767703
big andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by harley506d View Post
Just had a shitty couple of weeks m'self. The large aorta that goes down from the heart to the legs had ballooned up for a length of 112cms and had gone from 12-14mm diameter to 62mm. So, in for 3 hours of surgery, but while in there the surgeon found a tumour on the small colon and had to call in another surgeon to remove it while i was opened up, so christ knows how long i was under for!
Back home now with a hell of a cut down the lower stomach area, with district nurses coming every day to re-dress and take blood samples etc. Not allowed to lift anything for a while, so definitely no riding for a good while! But the crappy winter weathers here so no real problem.
Wishing you a speedy recovery my Friend. Hope you heal fast and enjoy good health from now
Reply With Quote
  #573  
Old 8th November 2018
big andy's Avatar
big andy big andy is offline
Senior Chief Know It All 2nd Class
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: by the ocean
Posts: 1,406
Sportster/Buell Model: xlch 73
Sportster/Buell Year: sold
Sportster/Buell Model #2: 1997 1200s
Reputation: 767703
big andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Sprtstr1200s View Post
Myself, the treatment worked. 8 months cancer free. Check up every 3 months for next 2 years. CANCER (chemo) SUCKS.
Great news buddy. Good to hear cancer getting it's butt kicked. Clear scans forever
Reply With Quote
  #574  
Old 8th November 2018
big andy's Avatar
big andy big andy is offline
Senior Chief Know It All 2nd Class
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: by the ocean
Posts: 1,406
Sportster/Buell Model: xlch 73
Sportster/Buell Year: sold
Sportster/Buell Model #2: 1997 1200s
Reputation: 767703
big andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Thanks everyone for your support and well wishes
Reply With Quote
  #575  
Old 8th November 2018
harley506d's Avatar
harley506d harley506d is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: May 2017
Location: Lubersac
Posts: 417
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200c
Sportster/Buell Year: 2005
Reputation: 440023
harley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by big andy View Post
Wishing you a speedy recovery my Friend. Hope you heal fast and enjoy good health from now
Many thanks for the good wishes and i hope you stay "all clear".
I should have said also, that i don't know if my tumour was benign or otherwise, i guess i will have to wait until my next check up to find out! Fingers crossed!
__________________
"Procrastination is the thief of time"................90's Harley ad.
Reply With Quote
  #576  
Old 12th November 2018
in the wind's Avatar
in the wind in the wind is offline
Senior Bike Builder
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 1,997
Sportster/Buell Model: 883 XL
Sportster/Buell Year: 2006
Reputation: 252957
in the wind has a brilliant futurein the wind has a brilliant futurein the wind has a brilliant futurein the wind has a brilliant futurein the wind has a brilliant futurein the wind has a brilliant futurein the wind has a brilliant futurein the wind has a brilliant futurein the wind has a brilliant futurein the wind has a brilliant futurein the wind has a brilliant future
Default

i have not been on here for a while but i had to reply to this --
even though a bit late(zero free time)..
thanks for keeping everyone here posted --and i am so glad to hear that all is going well..
take care ..
__________________
IN GOD WE TRUST
-- I LOVE YOU DAD- [url]http://xlforum.net/forums/showthread.php?t=561568[/url] --
IT IS WHAT IT IS - except for the sportster,it is what you make it
my KANSAS KUSTOM HARDTAIL build thread--- [url]http://xlforum.net/forums/showthread.php?t=822273[/url]
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #577  
Old 14th November 2018
big andy's Avatar
big andy big andy is offline
Senior Chief Know It All 2nd Class
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: by the ocean
Posts: 1,406
Sportster/Buell Model: xlch 73
Sportster/Buell Year: sold
Sportster/Buell Model #2: 1997 1200s
Reputation: 767703
big andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond reputebig andy has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by in the wind View Post
i have not been on here for a while but i had to reply to this --
even though a bit late(zero free time)..
thanks for keeping everyone here posted --and i am so glad to hear that all is going well..
take care ..
Thank you for the kind words. I hope my story can help someone else fighting this disease to hang in there, Miracles do happen and research is moving ahead so fast never give up
Reply With Quote
  #578  
Old 14th November 2018
sportytrace's Avatar
sportytrace sportytrace is offline
OzChick
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Mt Tamborine, QLD, Oz.
Posts: 3,358
Sportster/Buell Model: XL 1200N
Sportster/Buell Year: 08
Other Motorcycle Model: Triumph Bobber
Other Motorcycle Year: 2017
Blog Entries: 61
Reputation: 7455796
sportytrace has a reputation beyond reputesportytrace has a reputation beyond reputesportytrace has a reputation beyond reputesportytrace has a reputation beyond reputesportytrace has a reputation beyond reputesportytrace has a reputation beyond reputesportytrace has a reputation beyond reputesportytrace has a reputation beyond reputesportytrace has a reputation beyond reputesportytrace has a reputation beyond reputesportytrace has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by big andy View Post
Thanks, Trace it was a huge relief to get the all clear. Hope you are doing well too
Quote:
Originally Posted by big andy View Post
Thank you for the kind words. I hope my story can help someone else fighting this disease to hang in there, Miracles do happen and research is moving ahead so fast never give up
I am doing pretty damned well Andy. Sitting in the waiting area at Onc Outpatients waiting for treatment and thinking about the year that had just flown by. It had spread to my spine in the middle of the year; but I got swapped into a different trial and my last scan a few weeks ago showed it had cleared all those new mets, just the shadow of the small stubborn one remaining on my liver. So yes, like you, I'm in agreement about the incredible progress they are making with research and the new immunotherapy approaches are certainly giving hope. Just hope they don't price the new drugs and treatments out of reach for governments and insurers.
__________________
Sportytrace ~ "Orange is the happiest color"
OzChick ~ Riding 90"Nyx DownUnder ~My Photography Website: www.photobytrace.com

Work/Life Balance? Just work more at Living!
Nyx: 08 XLN~ 90" Dyno Results; 90" of Street-based FUN coming downunder; My six year refresh adventure
TBob: 2017 Triumph Bobber; Making a Decision on a New Bike
Muse: 1982 Honda CBX Shed Find
Photography: My take on the world
Reply With Quote
  #579  
Old 15th November 2018
harley506d's Avatar
harley506d harley506d is offline
XL FORUM TEAM MEMBER
 
Join Date: May 2017
Location: Lubersac
Posts: 417
Sportster/Buell Model: 1200c
Sportster/Buell Year: 2005
Reputation: 440023
harley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond reputeharley506d has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by harley506d View Post
Many thanks for the good wishes and i hope you stay "all clear".
I should have said also, that i don't know if my tumour was benign or otherwise, i guess i will have to wait until my next check up to find out! Fingers crossed!
Got called in yesterday to see the oncologist. Not good news, the tumour was a bad one and i have to have lots of chemo to hopefully get rid of it, with all the scans/blood work etc.
They are going to implant a catheter in my chest that stays there for months.
It's all a bugger!
Anyway, i'm sure it will all be fine in the end, but now i know i won't be out riding for a while so i will sort the bike out for storage and spend many happy hours on Ebay buying a few more goodies for it!
Reply With Quote
  #580  
Old 15th November 2018
Glamazon Glamazon is offline
Senior Chief Know It All 3rd Class
 
Join Date: Dec 2014
Location: Between Poulton let Fylde & Fleetwood
Posts: 1,785
Sportster/Buell Model: xl883r
Sportster/Buell Year: 2014
Reputation: 2769245
Glamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond reputeGlamazon has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Prayers sent
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



Sponsored Links
All times are GMT +1. The time now is 03:37.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
XL Forum® - Linson Media LLC