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The Doctors are Driving us Crazy!

My hope for this blog is that I can prepare someone for the things that might happen.

Even the small, frustrating things that aren’t Earth, or Life, shattering. 496 more words


An Unusual Opportunity To Be Screened For Brain Cancer Comes To Philadelphia

By Pat Loeb

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphians have an unusual opportunity to get screened for brain cancer, for free, thanks to a visit from a traveling brain scan unit. 297 more words


Grace in time of need

Sometimes life hits us so hard it brings us into a painful and profound moment of clarity.
And that clarity is this: we are not in control of some of the most important aspects of life. 110 more words


Here's to a Year

“You know, we were actually expecting that.” Said no one ever after being diagnosed with brain cancer (or any other life threatening illness, for that matter). 2,360 more words


Radiation Musings

I know that everyone is different, but I wish the doctors would at least act like they know what they are talking about.

All 3 of her doctors told us the same thing: The radiation will make you a bit tired, but probably not for a couple weeks, and maybe not until the very end. 263 more words


A Good Week

So far, this week has been pretty good.

Deb has been getting 10+ hours of sleep every night. She hasn’t been quite as tired as last week, though I’m not sure how much of that is actual and how much is her just faking it. 139 more words


The Funny Side

If you can’t laugh at your situation, you just go crazy. Humor is one of the ways we, and I especially, deal with trouble.

So, here are a few of the ways I deal with this. 155 more words