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Post Chemo Report

We made it! B has seen the last of chemotherapy forever, god willing. This is the fifth day since his last treatment and it seems like he is on the upswing of starting to feel better, just in time for … Continue reading

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Please Note

One of the common side effects of chemotherapy is a condition commonly referred to as chemo brain. Chemo brain can have a variety of symptoms, but generally involves cloudy thinking, forgetfulness, difficulty with basic language (like not being able to … Continue reading

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A Good, Good Day

Funny how basic things like food and sleep and sunshine can make such a difference. Today was such a good day. Slept in, vanquished a slew of weeds at the farm, thrifted tennis rackets from Goodwill (there are courts at … Continue reading

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Chemo 5

I feel bad for not keeping up with this blog better, but writing takes effort and I’m tired all the time these days, so I just have to cut my losses sometimes. Ah well… If you’re following B’s blog, you … Continue reading

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Delish Nutrish

I am finding it harder and harder to write blog posts. When I started this blog at the beginning of our cancer journey, I think I had the idea that B’s illness was this specific entity that was going to … Continue reading

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Chemo III

B’s third chemo treatment was yesterday. It went off without a hitch, and the port access didn’t hurt him this time. In fact he didn’t feel the needle at all, which is wonderful. I don’t know if it was the … Continue reading

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Insurance Update

So I spoke with Aetna on the phone today, and they’ve dropped the pre-existing condition business. Phew! We’ve already received around $30k in statements from the hospital, and those charges don’t even cover all of B’s port surgery or any … Continue reading

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