Experiences

Taxol Treatments

July 17th, 2019 Mood: Stressed 😧 I have to admit, I am nervous about my first Taxol treatment tomorrow. I am praying that it will be as easy as my oncologist says it will be. The thought of another 12 treatments is daunting and depressing but I understand that it is necessary. We have to… Continue reading Taxol Treatments

Experiences

Fighting Fatigue

July 12th, 2019 Mood: Frustrated 😥 This last week was pretty rough on me.....my fatigue was pretty bad and I was getting a lot of headaches. I finally turned a corner yesterday and I am feeling much better now. I have been wanting to update my blog but I have simply not had the energy… Continue reading Fighting Fatigue

Experiences

Blood Tests

July 11th, 2019 Mood: Hopeful 😌 My probiotics are working! I started taking probiotics daily after my White Blood Cell count was so low a month ago and two weeks ago my WBC was almost normal and today it was normal! I was talking to the tech about my fatigue and once we had the… Continue reading Blood Tests

Experiences

Exhausted

July 7th, 2019 Mood: Exhausted 😫 Matt & I went to our favorite park this morning and walked 1.75 miles in about 34 minutes...it was exhausting for me, but it felt good at the same time. I am very happy that we went while I felt like I had the energy and it definitely showed… Continue reading Exhausted

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Good News

July 6th, 2019 Mood: Excited 😄 Out and about with sweetie! I got some good news from my oncologist yesterday....this is my last Neulasta shot, no more bone pain....yay! A few treatments in with Taxol my fatigue should disappear as well and Taxol will not effect my White Blood Cell count! I will still need… Continue reading Good News

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Blood Test Day

June 27th, 2019 Mood: Hopeful 😌 Another blood test day....nothing unusual this week. As with any cancer patient going through chemo, some of my numbers are high and some are low, but nothing to be alarmed about. My white blood cell count was only .2 off from normal today so I will take that, much… Continue reading Blood Test Day