A few days after finishing chemo I started going through some fairly serious depression. I know that it doesn't make sense...why would I be so depressed?? I made it through one of the most difficult parts of my treatment, when so many patients don't for one reason or another, but I finished and on time… Continue reading After Chemo Treatments Are Over
Mood: Happy 😁I am feeling sooo much better today! Getting a good night's sleep makes such a difference for me, especially these days. I wish I could sleep this well every night, but it's usually only a few times a week. Good, quality sleep is so important while fighting cancer. I am on a few… Continue reading Ahhh…Sleep!
May 30th, 2019 Mood: Hopeful 😌 I am still feeling good! I went to my oncologists office this morning for bloodwork. A few things are high and a few are low, but nothing to keep me there to see the nurse. I am still not used to the short hair but I won't have it… Continue reading Bloodwork
May 2nd, 2019 Mood: Sad 😭 I burst into tears when I saw my scar from my breast to my lymph nodes tonight. I look like a patched up monster! I hate this! 😭
April 16th, 2019 Mood: Stressed 😟 As if the last few days had not been stressful enough.... My surgery has been rescheduled to next Tuesday the 23rd. I don't feel like going through all of the ridiculousness but basically someone was supposed to call me way before today to go over the medications that I… Continue reading Dropping the Ball
April 5th, 2019 Mood: Relived 😌 I have wonderful news! My PET Scan & MRI came back clear of any additional cancer! My diagnosis is still serious, but at least we know now that I do not have any sign of metastatic disease. I will still have to go through chemo after my surgery on… Continue reading PET Scan & MRI Results
April 2nd, 2019 Mood: Anxious 🙄 CT scan yesterday....MRI tomorrow....I should have all of the results back by this Friday. Crossing my fingers that they are both clear other than the cancer we already know about. Good news! My surgery has finally been scheduled for Thursday, April 18th. I have never had major surgery in… Continue reading Surgery Date