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Day 46: Even on drugs we can't pull one over on ya...

Day 46: “Even on drugs we can’t pull one over on ya…”

That is a quote from my mom.  We went for coffee and stopped by the post office, everyone assured me we had the key.. 704 more words

Well, Crap

Well crapola, here we go again. Surgery number nine is in two weeks. I had heard of the repeated surgical procedures often necessary following serious burns, or reconstructive work after an accident, but I never thought of it in terms of dealing with cancer. 353 more words

British boy travels to US for UK cancer treatment thanks to donations

A nine-year-old boy from Berkshire has travelled to America to undergo pioneering cancer treatment, thanks to a £50,000 donation.

Liam Vollrath, from Maidenhead, is due to undergo treatment at the ProCure Proton Therapy Centre in Oklahoma for medulloblastoma, a type of brain tumour. 270 more words


A Matter of Trust

Even before my cancer diagnosis three years ago I understood that trust is one of the central features of the patient-physician relationship. Ideally when I come under a physician’s care I should trust in my doctor’s competency and in their commitment to me as a patient. 866 more words

About Bladder Cancer

Bladder Cancer

Bladder cancer is any of several types of cancer arising from the epithelial lining (i.e., the urothelium) of the urinary bladder. Rarely the bladder is involved by… 230 more words



I guess I have a lot to be thankful for this year. Even though I am still fighting my disease, I am hopefully on the last major part of my journey. 201 more words

Young Female With Cancer