May 1, 2018 Pre-surgical Testing and Lunch in Manhattan

I am going through my 20,046 photos and 629 videos and thought that I would use a quick post as a good way to delete some pictures. 689 more words

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Sunday May 6, 2018 A Pre-surgery Adventure, NYC

A month after our trip to Chile and Ecuador in January 2016 I got a blood clot. We weren’t sure what the reason was, although we did have ten flights in 23 days of traveling. 1,138 more words

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Memorial Sloan Kettering Has Some Beautiful Music In Its Ads

Living in NYC, I’m sure I’ve seen these commercials for Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center many times. The first one came out in September 2014, so they’re definitely not new. 72 more words

Taking a Turn for the Nurse

This past February, a record number of NYC high schools participated in Career Exploration Month, the DOE’s second annual school-based effort to help students… 767 more words


First Survivor by Mark Unger

My Review:

The Unger’s endured every parent’s worst nightmare when their young son, age three, was diagnosed with cancer and given a 0% chance of survival. 420 more words

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Chemo's a Wrap!

I can finally say I AM DONE! It’s been a long grueling road and I’m ready to put this all behind us. Of course this round couldn’t go down easy. 641 more words

Cycle for Survival: Memorial Sloan Kettering Partners with SoulCycle for Cancer Research

Cycle for Survival is a national movement to beat rare cancers. 100% of donations fund rare cancer research at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Research Center. The National Institute of Health defines a “rare cancer” as one with fewer than 200,000 affected individuals within the United States.  156 more words

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