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Total Eclipse of the Heart

There was a bit of a cosmic event today, have you heard?

I didn’t get the fancy viewing glasses, I was busy in the days leading up. 433 more words

Breast Cancer

Where my story begins

This is my story of how less then a year after getting a clean bill of health I went for a routine check up where I mentioned to the doctor that I was tired of feeling like a 90 year old women. 371 more words

Quick Update

Friday is my regular appointment with my local Oncologist and for shots.

Last month I mentioned that I was having some new pain in my ribs/back – right side (cancer side that was previously radiated). 278 more words

Metastatic Breast Cancer

The Big Stick Failed

This past Monday morning was the Nerve Block procedure for what my Neurologist, Dr V said was Occipital Neuralgia.

I was extremely anxious beforehand and debated between taking Xanax or Ativan to relax me and make the procedure more bearable. 445 more words

Metastatic Breast Cancer

First Follow Up Scan

Eight days ago I underwent a CT scan in order to see if the chemotherapy had impacted my cancer. A CT scan involved drinking a contrast prior to the scan as well as having a… 401 more words

Cancer

The story so far...

Here we go, I’m winging it! I’ve been winging it for almost six years since my secondary breast cancer diagnosis!

In November 2016, After five years of treatments, surgeries and radiotherapy I’m NED (no evidence of disease). 505 more words

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The Devil and Me

The devil is one of my oldest companions.

When I was a lazy child my Mother would scold me,

“The devil finds work for idle hands!” 276 more words

Lori Greer