Day 64: What is this… Shipping tape?
Ok, so when I saw the surgeon at my last post-op appointment he said I could start taking the tape off the surgical sites. 359 more words
CALGARY – New numbers from the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) and Alberta Health Services has found Albertans are waiting longer than the national average for five types of cancer surgery. 260 more words
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.. 709 more words
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
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