Big News

I have news about BA.  BIG news. NO. NEW. CANCER. That's right!  No new cancer!  As far as the docs can see, there are no new cancer cells.  That means that the cancer which started in BA's intestine and lymph nodes, has not spread.  The aggressive treatment that BA went through seems to have worked. …

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Cancer: Season Finale

Last night, BA took his final dose of Chemo (hopefully) ever.  He made it through nearly six months of neuropathy in his feet and hands, total body muscle spasms, and the inability to drink water (or anything, really) unless it was warm, because anything remotely cool would cause his throat to close up and feel …

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Lessons Learned

There has been a lot that we've learned on this journey, that I wish we would have known sooner.  Because of that, I wanted to share a few things that (heaven, forbid) might help someone in a similar situation. Have someone who either is a general oncology surgeon OR a surgeon whose training is specific to the …

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Grateful- A Note From Laurie

Grateful for prayers being answered and guidance to find the wound clinic in St George (Thanks to helpful people at Huntsman Cancer). Why it's not common practice to share with patients to know about this place I don't know. But we are so grateful that we were guided to the right place that could help …

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