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Hmmmm. I went to my med onc today. He said everything looked great - come back in 4 months. I got in the car and looked over my CT results and saw that the radiologist had recommended an MRI of my liver because there are two small lesions that did not show up on the initial PET CT back in August. I called the dr and requested an MRI. He …
Type: Anal Cancer
AT LEAST ITS A BRIGHT SUNNY DAY The start of work was delayed today so I took advantag an took the rest of he day off. Its been awful here the past few da, ice, cold and very much not like North Texas. But today was the first sunny day in a while so I fired up the kerosene heater got into the shop and turned some more bowls.
Type: Pancreas Cancer
Just an update... Dad is unable to make the family Christmas party he is to weak to travel or do much of anything.He is receiving weekly doses of chemo which they had to cut his dose from 175mg to 75 mg because he was having way to many side effects and bad ones.They cut the dose last wed and he is still not any better.He is unsteady on his feet,mo…
Type: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
First Follow Up Scan Anxiety I've been pretty anxious this week in general ( i've had an anxiety disorder caused by the tumours position for over a year and a half now. well before tumour diagnosis) it comes and goes in waves but this week has been pretty bad. surgery should reduce this symptom of my cancer according to research.
i've seen a lot …
Type: Brain Cancer
My Scan Was Clear or Clean!!!! I had my scan earlier in the week. It was changed or postponed for a couple of days and then the ice storm came in on Thursday night. Anyway, met with my RO and he was happy to share the news with me. I'll now alternate monthly appointments with he and my ENT and I'll have another scan in 6 months.
Thanks so much…
Type: Tonsil Cancer
Finally some improvement Finally getting the occational food smell with the first couple of bites, but still no flavor. As the day wears on the drainage from my nose increases as does the rotty smell, making it nearly impossible to eat anything for supper. I thought I'd got off from the hair loss very lightly, but NOW, 3 weeks from the end of my treatmen…
Type: Nose, Nasal Cavity and Middle Ear
holiday season Is anyone else having a hard time with the holiday season? I find myself falling into a deression. I am happy that I am alive, but very limited on the activities I cant emjoy with my family. Anyone have suggestions on how to get out of this rutt?
Type: Cervical Cancer