Tag: Chemotherapy

Hair loss from chemotherapy part two: now that it's gone and how you can prepare

Hair loss from chemotherapy part two: now that it's gone and how you can prepare
(Disclaimer – I am actually going to write about something other than cancer in my next blog! So bear with me!!) A few weeks ago I wrote about the prospect of losing my hair as a result of upcoming chemotherapy. I was obviously quite unhappy at the idea of not just losing it this time,... Read more »

Breast cancer 10 years later: life as I see it

Today I had my annual check up at the oncologist. I hate that word, oncologist. I hate the word cancer and everything that goes along with it. But I do love the fact that it’s now been just about ten years since I was diagnosed and I am here writing about it. Yes, that I... Read more »

The day my Earth stood still

The day my Earth stood still
This time of year is always hard for me. It’s been especially hard with the loss of a dear friend this week so I am feeling particularly vulnerable and melancholy. 9 years ago today my world as I knew it changed forever. It’s the day I discovered a lump in my breast. I had typically... Read more »
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