March 3, 2017
I’m a bit nervous about this stuff. The routine is familiar enough with a bag of chemo and a bag of steroids, but what’s this? A third bag. Benadryl.
A LOT of Benadryl!
Apparently they’re prepping for some kind of allergic reaction. Continue reading “INTRODUCING….TAXOL”
January 24, 2017
My head is cold! How do short-haired guys tolerate this winter weather?
After a few very short weeks of wondering when it would happen, hair started falling out in clumps. Taking a proactive stance, I had it shaved today. Not chrome dome. More like stubble bubble.
Thought I’d be ready for it. I’m not.
Ah well, no turning back now. Might as well give this new wig a test drive….
Continue reading “BALD AND CAN’T POOP!”
Sometimes it’s hard to keep yourself well-nourished in a normal hectic life.
It can be even more difficult when undergoing cancer treatments, as they can severely affect appetite and digestion. Mouth sores can make it difficult to chew solid foods and some spices can be irritating. Tolerance for certain tastes, smells and even textures might limit your menu options. Continue reading “PUMPKIN PIE PROTEIN SHAKE”