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Friday was my appointment with the HemaOnc (hematologist/oncologist). That day was big in my calendar, as I would then know whether my blood is within the acceptable bounds of wonkiness to cycle across America. 324 more words

Cycle Touring

7. Drinking With Thoreau

I’ve done it! I finished my chemotherapy regimen, six cycles of Rituxan and Treanda over six months for my chronic lymphocytic leukemia. I threw up only once, and that might have been from an overdose of Cheetos and M&Ms. 894 more words


GDC 0853

Picture credit….Bethany Halford

GDC 0853

GDC-0853; RG 7845

Molecular Formula: C37H44N8O4 Molecular Weight: 664.79646 g/mol




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6. Riding Cancer to a Larger Life

Life is a luminous pause between two great mysteries, which themselves are one. Carl Jung

When I was 19 years old, I bought a one-way ticket to Europe. 605 more words


New Clinical Trial: A Phase 2 Study of the Efficacy & Safety of ACP-196 in Patients with Relapsed/Refractory CLL who are Intolerant to Ibrutinib Therapy

The Weill Cornell Lymphoma Program has recently opened a new research study for men and women with previously-treated chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) who are intolerant to ibrutinib. 320 more words

Lymphoma News

Treatment Saved ~90% of Terminal Cancer Patients...

…but it has scary side effects

Militarizing the body’s natural immune responses so that it can fight off cancerous uprisings has been seen as a promising strategy for years.

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