To most people the word chemotherapy is followed by a small gasp, raised eyebrows and a feeling of sadness. For us, it’s just part of our day to day life. But what does chemotherapy actually involve? What does a normal treatment day look like? And what happens after you leave the hospital? Each person’s chemotherapy … Continue reading What Chemo Really Looks Like
12 months on and what I have learnt.
What I have lost during my cancer journey.
So many "what if's"
Our first fever experience.
My new outlook on meditation.
Three questions I find myself asking when I am feeling unwell is why me, why this and why now. What was it that I overlooked or missed that could have suggested that something wasn't right? What was it that I did wrong? Not enough exercise, bad diet, smoking or none of the above? Was it … Continue reading Why Me, Why This, Why Now
So, when I was changed from Folfox to Folfiri there was a 33.333% chance of the side effects being either worse, the same or better. Which one do you think I ended up with. That's right....I got worse side effects. I had my first side effects while I was undergoing the infusion as the hospital. … Continue reading Folfiri…….aaarrrggghhhh
So...what happens when the first option doesn't work??
So it's fair to say that in my 36 years on this earth that I have collected a lot of crap. I seem to not only have stuff scattered around our house, but also mum and dads house and shed. There's collectable figurines, motorbike gear, bowling balls, books, dvd, the list goes on and on. … Continue reading Geez I Collected Some Crap