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Travels with a chemo pump

Having spent most of yesterday asleep, I’m thinking perhaps I was over-optimistic in assuming that the new chemotherapy regime would be a piece of cake. 235 more words

Bowel Cancer Chemotherapy

Chemo again tomorrow

Not very exciting but quite a relief: tomorrow’s chemotherapy will definitely go ahead as my neutrophils have finally struggled up to a relatively healthy 1.5. 145 more words

Bowel Cancer Chemotherapy

Friday, June 13,2014 infusion number3

It has been a good week.  Monday and Tuesday I was moving like molasses from the fatigue.  Thursday and Friday I was up all day long, actually getting some things done.   250 more words

Friday June 6, 2014

Friday June 6, 2014

Yesterday I had my second infusion treatment. It wasn’t much different than last weeks, but I thought I should expand the explanation.  752 more words

Chapter 15, Radiation 101 , My Colorectal Cancer Survivor Story

Chapter 15: Radiation 101

” the spirit indeed is willing, but the flesh is weak.”         Matthew 26:41

A peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) line was successfully inserted into my left arm, it is being used to for me to have a continuous infusion of low dose chemotherapy… 897 more words

Colon Cancer