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Good bye boobies

Matt and I recently took part in Relay for Life. For those of you that don’t know what that is, basically it’s a Cancer Council fundraiser where you walk in a team for 18hrs straight and raise money for research & support. 1,187 more words

Beating Cancer

Marilu Henner and her husband talk about #BeatingCancer, their book "Changing Normal" and more - September 16, 2016

Marilu and her husband, Michael Brown, visited Steve Adubato few days ago and talked with him about how Michael beat his bladder and lung cancer and how they decided to write a book together about it. 60 more words


Most peculiar

It’s been a funny old week – definitely not the amusing type.

I am now in to my second week of cycle 1 of chemotherapy and have experienced some odd and some deeply unpleasant (won’t go in to that!) effects. 250 more words

Phase 1...Complete!

Today I completed my chemo. 1 week shy of 6 months after I was diagnosed. People have said things like, “congratulations” or “you must be so excited/happy”. 776 more words

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Needing a Support System

Lately, I have been reading blog posts on Feedly, written by Barbara Kivowitz. Her blog is┬ánamed, In Sickness As In Health: helping couples coping with illness… 461 more words

When people ask why I'm doing this crazy challenge...

In 2014 I cycled from Boston to New York in aid of Velindre Cancer Centre. Little did I know when I signed up how much hard work it would be, how many hours of training I would need to put in and how much pain cycling all those miles would be. 427 more words


…a state of affairs or an event that seems deliberately contrary to what one expects and is often wryly amusing as a result.

I believe I eat healthily. 244 more words