Quick update. Saturday August 30th

Want to let everyone know things are still going great! I seem to be tolerating the chemo quite well. Any sign of nausea so far I am given medication for and it has really been effective. I am very tired and run down but I still get up and walk around quite a bit. I …

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Day 2 of 1st chemo cycle went great!

Today has been great!!! This morning around 9am started with my first round of actual chemo. Yesterday was Rituxan which is a drug that helps the chemo work better that is used often with non Hodkins lymphoma. Today I started my chemo drugs which will continue for 4 days! I also take prednisone for the …

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Almost ripped my hair out today before the chemo even started!!!!! Agh!!!!!!

Talk about ups and downs. I had two appointments today. One at 9am for a second opinion. And one at 1:30 with my normal doctor to prepare for chemo starting tomorrow. I went to the second opinion appointment with Dr.Bloom and he agreed with the treatment plan that I was set up with at the …

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Doc called! Wednesday is the day to be admitted for first cycle of chemo!

I got the call from my doctor. My spinal tap results look great showing no sign of lymphoma in my CNS. He is aware that I want to go with E-POCH for treatment and they have me set to be admitted on Wednesday August 27th. Next week! The first round of chemo will be inpatient …

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Last long day of testing I hope, I just want answers already

(Please read About Me section first by clicking on the three lines on the top right hand side of this page. Then click on About to find the whole story) Today I hope is the last long day of testing. After this I should know the stage of my cancer and if it has spread …

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