Chemo Kitty

This is a post about Frankie or as Dr Em accurately dubbed him, Chemo Kitty! I am a cat person but have not had a cat for a long time because we had large dogs. Kittens and large dogs don’t always work together especially if you have more than one dog and they are food […]

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Unfriendly People!

Yesterday I was really teetering on the edge. I’ve been able to keep this whole cancer chemo thing in perspective pretty well but this week has been difficult. Yesterday my doctor called and said that we needed to move forward with the chemo now because there just isn’t any clinical trial available, that’s cool. That […]

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Not everyones cup of tea

I was curious about how the radiologist knew from my CT Scan that I had emphysema instead of asthma. So I googled!  The images you see below are not from Google, they are my actual CTs. Apparently with emphysema you get inflamed sections that create little pockets of air that cannot be exhaled. This first one […]

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Pollyanna….where are you?

Feeling a little tired today. Worn out. Hopefully it’s just a temporary drag on my peppiness. I have been thinking how exhausting it will be if I have to continue to be a cheerleader for my treatment. Still no clinical trials in site. My oncologist called me today (and wasn’t that a surprise) just to […]

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