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Day 11 - Friday 11 July

“The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.”

William Arthur Ward

I was tired this morning and glad I made the decision to stay at my sister’s last night. 420 more words


Day 10 - 10 July 2014

“Halfway down the stairs, is a stair, where I sit. There isn’t any, other stair, quite like, it. I’m not at the bottom, I’m not at the top; So this is the stair, where, I always, stop. 620 more words



Tens of thousands of breast cancer patients could benefit from a new type of radiotherapy which would be delivered during surgery instead of them having to take a course of treatment. 348 more words


Chapter 32 Guess what!

If you remember due to my GVHD the haematologists asked me to make a call between photophoresis and a medic to try to get rid of this. 232 more words


Radiotherapy Sessions - 32 down, no more to go!

I’ve just finished my 32 sessions of radiotherapy and I’m 6 months post surgery. Two good reasons to celebrate. Another is that I’ve reached a turning point and, instead of being engulfed in the “ 1,100 more words


This home stretch is really just a walk in the park

Dear You,

Today, I went in for the 15th radiotherapy session. That means I have 15 left to go! The long and continuous fight is coming to an end and the Big C is now reduced to nothing. 572 more words

CA Breast

I've been a busy girl

I’ve been very busy since I last posted any blog updates.

I completed Race for Life & even did a bit of jogging (who’d have thought it), I’ve had a weeks worth of radiotherapy on my hips & pelvis to help reduce the pain I sometimes have & I’ve had my fifth chemo! 212 more words