The effects of being turned away from treatment.
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 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
I often ask myself....."will I ever be normal again".
I must confess, I am a week behind with this blog post. But I do have a good reason, well two actually......nausea and fatigue. A week ago I went in for my 6th chemotherapy cycle and boy was it an experience. Everything was running smoothly, perhaps a little too smoothly, and it was looking like … Continue reading Chemo Cycle #6: The worst yet.
How my life changed after a cancer diagnosis.
After a cancer diagnosis, my bucket list took on a whole new meaning.
After four cycles I am starting to get very curious as to whether the chemo is doing it's job. If not...hurry the bloody hell up already!!
My first chemotherapy session done and dusted. Now for the side effects.
It may sound strange, but I now have a power port in my chest. But it's not what you may think.