It was a good run…while it lasted. Once the holidays had ended, Lea’s first scan since starting the Afatinib became the much anticipated, yet nerve wracking event to take center stage in all of our lives. We were collectively holding our breath until we had results in hand. We had plenty of hope, but the … Continue reading Why The First Year Of Treatment With Afatinib Was The Honeymoon Phase
So, just how did we celebrate the holidays with the constant threat of cancer and death looming over us? Well, it wasn’t easy. I feel like I had to morph into a spy who utilized secret codes and gestures to communicate, while feeling like I needed to protect my family within the presence of some … Continue reading Celebrating The Holidays With The Ever Crotchety Auntie Cancer And The Very Creepy Uncle Death
Please accept my sincerest apologies. I was not in top form last week and hence missed my usual posting. I know it’s a tad bit late, but better late than never is what I always say! She knew she was one in a million. In every way she was, just not in the way she’d … Continue reading Lung Cancer’s Lethal Letter Combinations, Would You Be That 1 In A Million?
It's your birthday, and you would've been a whopping 37 years old. Dude, that's so old 😂! I can't saying anything because I am pushing 40 after all! I'm sending your birthday wishes out into the universe today, and I hope they're put to good use. I know you'd accept them, even if they didn't … Continue reading Sending Birthday Wishes Out Into the Universe
I hope everyone who celebrated Thanksgiving this week, had a wonderful and memorable holiday surrounded by the people you love 🙂 . NBA, CDC, FBI, HIV, CVS, ABC, RDI, BMI, BPM, KRAS, BRCA, NHL, WHO, LOL, LMAO, WTF, FML, and FFS. All interesting letter combinations with a variety of meanings and outcomes. Who knew that … Continue reading Lethal Letter Combinations