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Update on Advaxis HER2 Osteosarcoma Treatment

The following report from CNN Money updates us on where we are vis-à-vis immunotherapy treatment for HER2-expressing tumors, including Dr. Nicola Mason’s study on this treatment for osteosarcoma in dogs at the University of Pennsylvania, which was covered in… 24 more words


Three R's

For whatever strange reason, hearing that one singular word last week (remission!) was peculiarly hard for me to absorb.  Sure, the CT scan showed great results,  so logic would say I should just breathe in the good news, revel in it and joyfully celebrate.  653 more words

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One Singular Word.

Never in my wildest dreams did I expect the sound of just one singular word to be so pivotal to my sense of well being.  It’s been a wild ride, these last six months.  1,108 more words

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Today it Becomes Real

Today, after work and school, the boys and I are going to the hair salon. B2 is getting a haircut he so desperately needs, B1 needs one but isn’t getting one. 175 more words

January 12, 2015

My world got rocked today.

My medical oncologist asked for an appointment, which was today.  I thought it was to discuss my HER2+ status more in depth, and I thought it was just to confirm that I’d need to have Herceptin for a year.   642 more words

Chapter 3: Terror Ensued...

Four days after the Breast Clinic – I went in on my own to see the surgeon… but my sister wanted to FaceTime in from the USA.. 867 more words