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Hello, the second cycle of chemo started with an infusion today. It was pretty uneventful, and (touch wood) there are no serious side effects yet. 222 more words

Week 3 Post Taxol

I’m starting to feel like these posts should have a melody. Y’know, like the 12 days of Christmas, cuz I know it’s going to be a long while before I get to that single partridge in a pear tree. 643 more words


Mouth Care on Chemo

While you’re on chemo, and particularly AC chemo, your mouth will be drier and you’ll start getting canker-like sores in your mouth and into your throat. 603 more words


The One Where I Am Thankful...

It’s been a few weeks of extremes. My scan results showed that my liver and bones are now stable. This means that haven’t got any worse and to a secondary breast cancer patient this is a good news story. 395 more words

Cancer 2018: Hair

Last evening I was sitting in our living room with Roger watching the Rockies play baseball. Idly I ran my right hand through my hair — and it came away in my fingers! 446 more words


It has been a journey...

During my cancer journey I have acquired so many booklets of information (mainly from Macmillan and Breast Cancer Care) and I decided it was finally time to say goodbye to them. 53 more words


88. A Tale of Two Tails     

Some of you might have followed the escapades of our youngest cat, Titan, in previous blogs. Here he is. All sweetness and light, isn’t he? 1,422 more words