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The Reverse Rhonda and other tidbits

Which should I choose? My head has given itself a “Reverse Rhonda” after my radiotherapy. From under the eyes up there’s what looks like sunburn, but thankfully it’s fading quite quickly due to the power of Aloe Vera, Calendula and

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May the seventh be…. badder than bad stuff!

I was almost going to call this post “I am not a greeting card”, but I thought it would not only be confusing, bus inappropriate considering people are waiting to find out results. The greeting card statement comes form the

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May the fifth be…. better? Results day.

No beating around the bush. All of the little bits and bobs hanging around, unwanted, in my brain have not been playing fair. There are a couple of new bits, and one bob making itself known in a rather annoying

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Finding a voice

Today I watched a documentary I’ve been meaning to watch for a week or two. A beautiful young woman in the UK who was diagnosed with terminal breast cancer at the age of 23, I feel, has become my voice.

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MRI today – 27/03

A very quick update on today’s results. I had a brain MRI this afternoon, and my radiation oncologist was able to give me the results right away. Thankfully the results showed either stability, or even possibly slight improvement within my

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2nd Eribulin Today

Nothing much to report, but I’ve has my second dose of the expensive Eribulin today, so here’s hoping its working. Thanks to Laureen and Mum for keeping me company and driving me around. I’m a bit sick of being an

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More from the trenches

Yesterday was a big day. Not much seems to happen in hospitals over weekends, so its a bit frustrating. Oh well, plans of attack (you know how much I LOVE the war/battle language they throw about with cancer treatment) are

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Quick trip to the front line

I’m back! I do intend to write proper rundowns of everything that happened on the trip, however, there’s more pressing updates required about my current, rather annoying situation. I returned in reasonable health on Monday, and lined up for my

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Hair and Health update

Morning everyone! Overall, despite what’s supposedly going on inside me, I feel really well. I’m sleeping well, eating well (although that might be the steroids) and feel fantastic. I’m down to 1mg per day of steroids, down from 6mg two

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Skipping some steps and a note on staying positive

I understand that I’ve missed a couple of steps along the way, as the last thing many people seem to have heard is that I was stable, and on a successful treatment regimen. Just before Christmas, my usual twelve weekly

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