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Diwali - a perfect day to win the war

Today is Diwali, the “festival of lights.”  It is an ancient festival that “signifies the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over despair” … 444 more words


Lymph nodes

At the time when Joe was diagnosed with leukaemia, the only visible sign of his underlying condition were his remarkably swollen lymph glands, which stood up from his neck a bit like hard grapes. 119 more words


You Give Me Fever

So it’s been a while since I’ve written a blog and to be honest, it’s because I’m not that interesting. At least that’s what I have been thinking, but today I decided that all the crap that floats around in my head is causing an overload and maybe it would be healthy to just flush it out. 702 more words

Cat Scratch Disease

The Finish Line is My Starting Line

I did it.

I finished my race.

A 200 mile relay, of which I ran 13.6 miles.  My runs were broken into three separate legs, one at 3.9 miles, the second at 4.2 miles, and the last at 5.6 miles.   613 more words


Well, here are some photos to grab your attention!

In my last post I mentioned that I had a painful swollen right leg. It has been coming and going, but this last one started about a week ago and kept getting bigger. 261 more words

Unknown Territory

So, the only two reasons why your oncologist didn’t perform the planned hysterectomy?  By the grace of God, the results were wrong and there is no sign of cancer!! 251 more words

My Fight

Crawling Toward the Finish Line

Four–count them, one, two, three, four–days to go until my race!  And how am I preparing for this big event?  By visiting the doctor…

Yes, I still got in my training runs on Saturday and today.   267 more words