Category Archives: Chemo

Almost Like It Never Really Happened…

Did you ever have a dream so vivid and real that in the first few moments after you wake up, you feel like it really happened?  Or have you ever had the same dream repeat several times?  I don’t always … Continue reading

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My Next Test/Procedure

Happy New Year!  I’ve been MIA for about a month or so.  So much is happening right now (lots of good stuff too), that everytime I think about writing something I just don’t know where to start.  I finally settled … Continue reading

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Coming Full Circle…

I’ve always been really good with dates, but I think it is safe to say that most cancer patients and survivors can easily rattle off “their” dates:  diagnosis, 1st surgery, 1st/last chemo, etc. When I was in North Carolina with … Continue reading

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Hair Growth!

Its growing!  Here a few pictures for comparison… Long hair – 2 days after diagnosis. No hair – 5 weeks after last chemo. Dark hair! Picture was taken Labor Day Weekend – approximately 4 months after last chemo. Almost time … Continue reading

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2,4,1,3

In a recent email exchange with my sister-in-law (Courtney), she asked me how I was rebounding from my last treatment and if I’ve felt chemo fog after I tweeted about an article I read. Recovering from chemo #4 was definitely … Continue reading

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Chemo Complete!

May 5 – I’m done!  What a feeling.  I have to admit that the day (as with most chemo days) gave me mixed emotions.  I was ecstatic to be done, but dreading the crappy feeling that would soon take over … Continue reading

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Run Over By Another Truck

The weirdest thing happened to me yesterday (Wednesday) – I woke up feeling completely awful and like I had been run over again by a truck.  It was the same feeling I usually have about 3 or 4 days after … Continue reading

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