Three Down, Three More to Go!

Three Down, Three More to Go!

Hi All! It’s been 10 days since my third chemo treatment and I feel great! I did take a nap in the middle of the day, which seems to be the norm for me these days, but other than the need for a daily siesta, I’m good! The first 5 days following my last treatment I felt super tired and achy. I continue to experience various chemo side effects but thankfully they aren't anything I can't handle. This time around I had horrible indigestion and have developed a weird rash all over my body. But my taste buds are still intact and my hair seems to be growing back. It’s all weird, you never know what to expect....

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Second Time Around, Knocked Me Down but I'm Not Out!

Second Time Around, Knocked Me Down but I'm Not Out!

Time is but a memory, the only moment that matters is now~ Tash Blum

Hi All! As I begin writing this post, I sit in what has been designated "my chair" for the few hours that I'm here at the Southern Cancer Center. I get to sit by several huge windows that present me with a lovely view of the Mobile area. I'm hooked up to tubes and receiving some pretty intense doses of drugs and my best friend is by my side. There are lots of wonderful people sitting around the room, receiving their own toxic cocktails, and I feel blessed in this moment.

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