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June 20, 2015: What Went Wrong

My mouth is covered in chemo sores for the first time in months. I’ve racked my brain trying to figure out what I’ve done differently. Maybe dehydration? Maybe chemo’s last revenge?  Update: Sweet-n-Low is to blame for these sores. I’d … Continue reading

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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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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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