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Nasty Side Effects of Cyclophoshamide (Endoxan)

I have been on the Cyclophosphamide for just over 6 weeks and although my eye pain has got a lot better I am getting some horrible side effects. 337 more words

Pain

The Eye Saga Continues. Scleritis & Keratoconus.

For the past 6 weeks my eyes have been really good in terms of the scleritis.  I have had a white eye and no pain, even my vision seemed to be a bit sharper.  343 more words

Scleritis

Corneal Transplant for Keratoconus

Finally for the first time in over 2 years I am pain free from scleritis (eye pain).  That is amazing and down to the Cyclophosphamide I started taking about 4 weeks ago.  335 more words

Scleritis

One More Chemo to Go

Today was the 2nd to last treatment of cycle number 8. Number 8! Here’s what that looks like broken down:

  • May – July = 4 cycles of Doxorubicin and Cyclophosphamide (1 treatment every 21 days x 4)
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Breast Cancer

Bill Manning's blog: Part XIV.V

Despite his last blog post saying that he thought he was “done”, Bill’s still giving to us all from his wisdom and experience. He, and we, hope it will be helpful to all those battling late stage prostate cancer. 209 more words

Management

Is it true that immune response is directly linked to brain functioning? If it's true, how can we improve our immunity by maintaining brain health?

Definitely. Psychoneuroimmunology is the field that combines study of endocrine, neurological and immune functions. Problem is it’s not mainstream. Mainstream endocrinologists, neurologists, immunologists mine their respective streams in strict silos. 884 more words

Immune System

Take the drugs!

September 15th & 16th, 2016 (Day -8 & -7)

Both days started with mom and I arriving at the hospital and being on the 5 West BMT unit for 8:00 am. 895 more words

Stem Cell Transplant