Monthly Archives: July 2013

Side Effects

One of the permanent side effects from chemo that I’ve been left with is neuropathy. ┬áThe Taxol in my first round of chemo started it, and before I had a chance to recover, the Carboplatin in my second round firmly … Continue reading

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A View from the Other Side

A few months ago, a very close friend was diagnosed with breast cancer. As she’s a single woman with no partner, and because she is in the same health system as I am, I offered to be whatever help I … Continue reading

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Scan Time Again

I saw my oncologist last week to go over my scan results and the first words out of her mouth were “Are the false positives we keep getting stressing you out too much?” Yes, this quarter’s PET scan showed something … Continue reading

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