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Bye-Bye UTI

U-T-I. It means urinary tract infection, and I have one. Well, I had one and I might still have one.

After my last visit to the oncologist, the hospital called to tell mom my CBC bloodwork looked great and my kidney disease looked stable and mildly improved. 214 more words


Chemotherapy cocktail

End June 2014

My mixture of “chemotherapeutic agents”, or drugs, goes by the delicious name of “FEC-T”. I’ve read lots about this regimen on the various cancer websites, but I’m really disappointed that most have a patronising tone. 531 more words


4 mg of Hope

Thursday evening I got the phone call that delivered more good news: Frida’s blood test were OK, so we were allowed to start her treatment. Yeih!!! 333 more words


Chemo: Cycle 4, Day 5

Join me as I enjoy day 20 of chemo with a bag of Cyclophosphamide, in-tandem with a litter of saline. (Doesn’t that sound intoxicating?)

Thankfully, this is my final day of this cycle. 14 more words


Zerohedge: Europe To Propose 6 Month Extension After Greece Warns It May Get Funds From Russia Or China


Did Europe just fold?

Moments ago Bloomberg blasted a headline which has to be validated by other members of the European Commission as well as Merkel and the other Germans (and may well be refuted, considering this is Europe), which said that: 628 more words


Genotoxic and Cytotoxic Damage by Cyclophosphamide and Adriamycin as a Response to Treatment in Breast Cancer Patients: Pilot Study

Read  full  paper  at:http://www.scirp.org/journal/PaperInformation.aspx?PaperID=53822#.VNR6JSzQrzE

The aim of this study was to evaluate the genotoxicity induced by cyclophosphamide-adriamycin treatment in breast cancer patients through the frequencies of Sister Chromatid Exchange (SCE), Replication Index (RI), Mitotic Index (MI) and Cell Proliferation Index (CPI) and to study the possible association between biomarkers of genotoxicity and the early response to treatment. 835 more words

Day 2&3 Chemotherapy

So Merry Christmas! I’m feeling in as much the spirit as is reasonably possible. I’m wearing teal striped PJ’s which my mum said looked a bit like the ones the boy in ‘The Snowman’ was wearing, and my socks have baubles on! 607 more words