Monthly Archives: September 2012

Good News!

Today I had my first PET scan since finishing treatment.  My oncologist wants me to have them every three months for the next two years.  It’s a good way to find cancer in the body. I was pretty anxious about … Continue reading

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It’s An Irish Thing

A few weeks ago, I brought my 15 year old son to his doctor for a routine physical.  Before she started the exam,  I brought her up to date on my illness.  My son has been completely involved in everything … Continue reading

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2012: A Radiation Odyssey

In late July, I finished 5 weeks of radiation.   From my first moments with the radiation machine, I’ve been reminded of 2001 A Space Odyssey. You enter a darkened room, and lay down on a narrow table.  The technicians shift … Continue reading

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