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Happy Monday & Trypanophobia

Happy Monday morning!  Today is not just any day of the week…today is SHOT day!  Yes!  That’s right, today is the day for my methotrexate injection.   278 more words

An LHRH receptor agonist + MTX as a treatment for prostate cancer?

Normally we don’t report on very early scientific research into possible treatments for prostate cancer because so many drugs just don’t even get into Phase I trials (let alone Phase II and Phase III). 220 more words

Drugs In Development

September, Oh September.

It’s not my least favourite month, but I don’t usually have many good things to say about September.

It’s the start of the academic year, which, while hard on its own, means that public transport goes from relatively busy to completely insane twice per day. 815 more words

General Life

My RA History (2)

After I saw 5 orthopedists in Hong Kong and nobody has ever suggested a blood test to check if I have RA or not in as long as 2 years, I really lost my faith in Doctors in HK.   758 more words


Vasculitis at First Sight

I always get excited every third month of the year. It’s my first child’s birth month. He celebrates his birthday every 27th of March. His birthday 2 years ago was more meaningful because we celebrated it with the whole family and it was hosted by one of his grandmas who lives abroad but came to the Philippines for vacation. 572 more words

Chronic Illness

My Vasculitis and My Second Baby

Getting pregnant again after 7 years was as overwhelming as being pregnant for the first time. It’s like everything is new. When I’ve found out that I’m having my second baby, I’ve got mixed emotions. 429 more words

Chronic Illness