Another Shot, Another Boost
If you don't like needles, then just shut your eyes and listen...like I did! If you've followed my video blog you might know that I'm not one for needles. Even after all ...
An IV Energy Boost
So, like many others out there going through chemo, I'm having a bad day. Well, a few bad days. My blood levels have really hit rock bottom so I'm here today at the hospi...
Recipes: Incorporating Ginger
Recently, I received the book "The Cancer-Fighting Kitchen" that has a great variety of flavorful cancer fighting dishes. Here are a 2 great recipes that are a must-try!
Breast Cancer Does Not Exclude Men
Darrell Skaggs was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2010 and in his story he shares the hardships of dealing with breast cancer, as a male….
My Final Chemo Treatment
This week marks the END of my chemotherapy treatment. I've now received 4 rounds of AC (Adramycin & Cytoxan) and though the side effects of the drugs are in full force, I...
Exercise and Lymphedema
Allison Bially writes about her post-cancer exercise regimen which has become limited due to lymphedema, a lifelong side effect of breast cancer surgery and radiation the...
This get well card brought a huge smile to my face and made me laugh out loud. Chemo Sucks - best card ever!
Radiation Therapy Setup: Part 2
Today I had my run-through for my upcoming radiation treatment. While the process takes a while to setup, the treatment is precise, efficient and effective.
Radiation Therapy Setup: Part 1
Today was "Part 1" of my radiation "setup" appointment where my body position was analyzed for my upcoming radiation therapy treatments. While the process was so foreign ...
Coping With Cancer: Joan Lunden Takes on Breast Cancer as the Opportunity of a Lifetime
“People say that nobody goes through breast cancer and comes out the same person. And they’re absolutely right.”