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Burning numb pain

Update of the day: All day my andy has been suffering from leg pain. Our pain clinic won't return our call..so frustrating. We know its from a tear in his disc, its just shocking the doctor doesn't call us back when he too knows its on the stupid MRI, we can't make this kind

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Cancer Sucks Fundraising Page

Cancer Sucks Fundraising Page Help raise money for Cancer! I am only up to $105 and my goal is $500 :( help me earn that free cycling jersey for my upcoming bike tour of 80 miles the end of June. The money goes for Skin Cancer Research. Just follow the link and be sure t

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Life After cancer Treatment

Life After cancer Treatment (click here for interesting article) This first part sounds so true! and remind me to stop asking Andy why are you so tired...he can't help it. Cancer sucks and life after Cancer is really really hard. Some have described survivorship as bein

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Don’t feel what others say you should

The problem with public blogs is that once you share it you can't unshare it. So that means you start to censor yourself to protect those reading. It's hard when you want to be brutally honest and reach out to other cancer survivors that you know need that reassurance and fe

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Mediocrity

Yay our first good news...our income taxes didn't get denied, yay! I now am an expert at filing adoption expenses because this year they took my paperwork with no questions asked! Yay!!! Other good news um...um...andy isn't in the hospital at this moment in time! That's som

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Maybe.. Breathe held in

Yummmmm... Thanks for dinner joni and Brian and Murray! Andy eats way better at home than in a hospital. We are home now and Andy is doing better. If all goes well we hope the blood thinners keep doing there job and get rid of the clots. If things get super better we real

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Snowing outside and palm trees inside

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Big surprise

It feels like a broken record but we spent the night at saint Mary's again. We had some scans scheduled Friday night here and they ended up finding a pulmonary embolism in the lungs. Just shows that when you think it's just a set of scans and you plan to go home afterwards t

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You can fix what?

A turn of events. I am sitting in a quite uncomfortable chair in a very large waiting room. All I can imagine is the amount of germs swarming around me. At the cancer centers I felt safer... It was a crowd of people I knew were walking a similar journey. But here at a pain

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another long day

Surviving Cancer after diagnosis. Begins at diagnosis... http://www.gastriccancer.org/html/livingGC.html Andy's endoscopic procedure today went fine, The doctor said the connection looks great, no signs of concern. Waiting on some biopsy results but I'm concerned abo

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