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Tommy Vee

7:00 am. The name “Tommy Vee” pops up on my text message:

“Hey, Gloria! Are you going to the High School Reunion, too? I just bought my plane tickets!” 524 more words

My Very Short Stories

Wider sampling of tumor tissues may guide drug choice, improve outcomes

A new study focused on describing genetic variations within a primary tumor, differences between the primary and a metastatic branch of that tumor, and additional diversity found in tumor DNA in the blood stream could help physicians make better treatment choices for patients with gastric and esophageal adenocarcinoma. 1,214 more words


One of the Few

Seven. S.E.V.E.N. 7. SEVEN!!!!!
It’s officially 7 years since I received my preliminary diagnosis of lung cancer.

“Ms. Cutlip, the results of your X-ray are in. 503 more words

Brain changes, hallucinations, drugs, end of life.

My 65 year old husband recently passed after a two year battle with esophageal cancer. We were luckier than most esophageal cancer patients because we had large windows of quality time. 1,567 more words

Esophageal Cancer

Esophageal Cancer Journey a 2 year journey

I think many of us forget that cancer is your own body going awry. We tend to think of cancer as an unwanted invader like a virus however it is more like an autoimmune disease where your body destroys itself. 2,032 more words


Good & encouraging news – & an update on my own progress –

This meme came from a post I shared on Facebook today (+ a very few but important additions to the update.
& here’s the link to the shared… 15 more words