Tag Archives: breast cancer

And now some Good News!

I had my Oncology appointment with the God type person today. He only kept us waiting fifty minutes and at least apologised this time. He even had my notes to hand, and remembered our last meeting! This may have had … Continue reading

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Four Weeks On

I had my final radiotherapy session on 26th January, and was told that it would continue to work for about three weeks from when my initial treatment ended and another three after the last of my boosters. Talk about slow … Continue reading

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All catching up with me………….

I have been surprised how well I’ve felt following Humphrey’s removal and wondering when it would all begin to catch up with me. Since diagnosis, I have been given a folder with leaflets and literature about different types of breast … Continue reading

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The Comfort of Strangers.

I had to have some alone time today and so walked Maggie back from the supermarket one and a half miles away again. I had my oncologist appointment this morning, and although we only had to wait something like ten … Continue reading

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Getting rid of that Vital Inch

Humphrey apparently measured an inch and was accompanied by a quartet on his removal. I shed a few tears today when they told us that they’d got all of him and the four lymph nodes also taken were all clear. … Continue reading

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Update on the BBB

I have been working on getting back to normal after Monday’s op, and so far so good. My appetite is fine, even if I am craving sweet stuff and I am drinking well so the blue dye is more or … Continue reading

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Now we know…………..

I had my second appointment with the Consultant Surgeon today and ‘Humphrey’s’ days are numbered. He will be accompanied by a lymph node or two just to play safe, and I’ll have a blue boob for a few days thanks … Continue reading

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