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What You Need To Know Before Scheduling Your Induction

One of the most empowering parts of motherhood is learning to be confident in owning your experiences. You research topics and become educated so you can make informed decisions that are right for… 1,194 more words

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The Rest of Induction

After the initial 11-day hospital stay, we had a few more weeks of “Induction” — wherein the goal is to kill all detectable Leukemia cells with multiple intensive chemotherapy medications.  1,413 more words

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Ethan's Initial Hospital Stay

Ethan (& Steve and I) spent 11 nights in the hospital. They were hard. He had many blood transfusions and multiple platelett infusions. On Thursday 10/30 he had a spinal tap/lumbar puncture, bone marrow biopsy, and his first dose of intrathecal chemo (chemo to protect disease in the central nervous system). 283 more words

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