Tag Archives: Abraxane

June 4, 2015: Abraxane #10

The progressively worsening pain along my rib isn’t cancer. Instead, it’s a form of neuropathy caused by the removal of so many nerves during my mastectomy. It should start to get better about a month or so after my final … Continue reading

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June 4, 2015: The Beginning of the End

Today is the beginning of the end of chemotherapy! One cycle consisting of 3 rounds of Abraxane to be given weekly for the next three weeks. I might feel a little bit of excitement at knowing this part of the … Continue reading

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May 21, 2015: Abraxane #9

Abraxane #9 I’m 75% complete with this kind of chemo. Three more rounds and done! I slept through chemo. I don’t even remember my infusion nurse asking for my name and birthdate.  My blood levels were all good, so I … Continue reading

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May 15, 2015: Some Good Things; Some Requests

As today has progressed, I’ve had a few moments of goodness. That’s been a blessing regardless of how long it’s lasted.  Amber brought me a handmade card from a boy in her 3rd grade class that had $10 in it … Continue reading

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May 15,2015: Abraxane #8

Knocked out by Abraxane #8. I haven’t suffered from nausea like this since AC Chemo in January, and my finger tips are all suffering from neuropathy.  My body and chemo just don’t like to cooperate with one another. As soon … Continue reading

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May 1, 2015: Chemo Vacation

Every time I’ve gone on “chemo vacation”, I’ve been so excited. I’ve told myself how wonderful it’s going to be to not have to go through the nausea, the fatigue, and the bone pain. I’ve looked forward to a week … Continue reading

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April 26, 2015: Bone Crushing Bone Pain

It’s Sunday evening, and I’m thinking I’m going to get out of the bone pain event. Not this time! First my left leg felt like it was bursting into a million pieces. That calms down, so pain can start attacking … Continue reading

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