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Fri 13/04/18 - Wig For Sale - 8 mths 24 days

NHS Staff 6, cum 357

Eeek! I’ve had to use a comb for the first time in 8 months – what a chew on.  The chemo curls are starting to come, not obvious from these photos. 493 more words

Lull before the storm?

There’s not a lot to talk to a doctor about when your already low PSA hardly moves and the latest appointment with my oncologist reflected that, turning out to be pretty much a non-event, apart from the fact that I didn’t see my usual oncologist this time. 192 more words


Baby, it's just never gonna happen

I really wanted my next post to be a vlog and I’ve been wracking my brains for days on end about what my next topic should be. 1,380 more words

My Macmillan nurse

I’ve mentioned my incredible nurse throughout this blog, and I truly would have been lost without her! She is one in a million!

Sadly she is now hanging up her uniform to retire and spend time enjoying her husband and put her feet up and enjoy life. 144 more words


Here you come again...

In the always fabulous words of Dolly Parton  “Here you come again” … Now I’m pretty sure this is not what she had in mind for this track but it just started going round in my head whilst writing this post and it seemed appropriate, plus you can never have enough Dolly in your life!! 922 more words

Breast Cancer

The Guardian: We can be heroes — the masks putting children with cancer at ease

A Leeds play specialist has got creative with an imposing piece of equipment – and transformed an intimidating experience

Putting on a radiotherapy mask that covers your face, stretches over your shoulders and fastens to a treatment bed to hold you in place can be a claustrophobic experience for most adults. 737 more words