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Chemo Round # 3

March 21, 2017

Tuesday, 10:00 am

Second round of chemo was better than the first. I had so much energy after treatment and the days following. 656 more words



Eight months. Eight chemo treatments. Eighteen radiation treatments. I have made it to the other side of this thing.

I went into the doctor’s office expecting the worst possible news. 685 more words

Breast implants linked to 359 cancer cases, 9 deaths

Image above from Bernhard Oppenheim /Getty Images

According to the FDA, 9 women have died from anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) possibly associated with their breast implant use.   421 more words


New Immunotherapy Treatment Approved for Children and Adults with Hodgkin Lymphoma

On March 14, 2017, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved pembrolizumab for the treatment of refractory Hodgkin lymphoma in children and adults who have been treated with at least three prior therapies. 316 more words

Lymphoma News

For Now

Writing, although challenging to see these little fleeting letters, has proven incredibly therapeutic for me up here in Denver. There is NOT a lot to do. 1,094 more words

Brain Tumor

Diet, Exercise, and Showering...

So I am back from the third round of my ICE therapy for this annoyingly “low-grade” T-Cell lymphoma.

(if it’s so low grade, why the hell is my chemo kicking my ass?) 316 more words


1 in half a million

Better late than never, eh?

I regret not starting a cancer blog when I was in hospital. If I’m honest, I kept regular updates on Facebook, but I wish I could have reached more people, or documented all of my experiences. 1,199 more words