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A Cautionary Tale 

Ignoring the other ‘Findings’ on your CT could be deadly. As an advocate I am always telling people to collect copies of every test, every report, every piece of medical information generated about you, your disease and your treatment. 858 more words

Cervical Cancer Blog Twelve aka Pelvic EUA and Lymphadectomy Part One

Back in January I had two operations ten days apart, one of which I call ‘The Little Op’ and the other ‘The Big Op.’

I am choosing to write about both and in doing so I am going to reveal an awful lot of undignified, personal information about myself in the hopes that someone who reads this finds some comfort or knowledge in a shared experience. 2,930 more words

Cervical Cancer

You Might Not Have Lymphoma

A month ago a routine follow up appointment for some tests came back inconclusive and my entire life got thrown into disarray. I had been referred by my GP to a blood specialist about a month before after I found swollen glands in my groin. 1,134 more words

Geographical Oddity: Menu

Sometimes it’s easier to list what I can eat.

All Organic.


  • Gluten Free Toast
  • Eggs


My other meals are made up of the same things made one way or another.   1,288 more words


Delayed update on Chemo Round #8

I want to start of apologizing for the delayed post about my FINAL CHEMO. Although, I am almost a month out from my last round of chemo, it is not any less exciting. 508 more words


The Cone Biopsy

Back my story of how cervical cancer has affected my life and how I got to where I am now, we go back to April. A month after my… 1,652 more words


Geographical Oddity: Body Image

I stare at my feet all the time.  I always thought that my feet were mostly ok, except for a couple of weird little toes. I have my mom’s feet so they were FAMILIAR. 519 more words