Tag Archives: Cancer Sucks

Cisplatin – Week 5

August 15, 2018 I thought this would be my last dose, but there is, of course, one more left. It is going to be the day after I’m finished with radiation. Yes, they finally gave me a date this week. … Continue reading

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What to Eat – Rhubarb Crisp

If you live in the South, this is going to be something that you might not be able to make. I can’t remember being able to find rhubarb anywhere when I lived in Houston, TX. It might be available in … Continue reading

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What to Eat – Chicken Cacciatore

This is a dish I first had back in Minnesota at Mamma Vitale’s restaurant in Minneapolis when I was a teenager. In the 90s when microwaveable dinners got better and became more popular, there was a frozen version in our … Continue reading

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Your Health is an Investment

Your health is an investment, not an expense Continue reading

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Ch-ch-ch-changes

Since deciding that I needed to be spending more time doing other things than living in this blog, I’ve struggled some with what to write, how to keep this interesting and what to do about having enough to post on … Continue reading

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Cisplatin – Week 4

August 8, 2018 This is Week 4 of Cisplatin. The neuropathy and chemo brain seem to not be getting any worse. I’m noticing that I’m more tired and have less stamina to get things done again. Some of this is … Continue reading

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Cisplatin – Week 3

August 1, 2018 I started getting my blood draws done at the Bellevue clinic to help with how long I’m sitting in the infusion center each week. There are probably 25 patients that are brought in and roomed each time … Continue reading

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