Chronic Neuropathy

Chronic Neuropathy

March 3, 2010 Chronic neuropathic pain affects about 20% of woman who have breast cancer, and used TAXOL as chemo treatment. Guess who has it? It has been really difficult for me to sit down and blog, because my fingers are numb sometimes… from the…

Pain

Pain

February 12, 2010 The last 2 nights have been the most uncomfortable and painful nights of my life. My legs, back, arms and feet are throbbing, I feel like I can’t get any relief. I have taken all the drugs prescribed to me and still…

Music Fills My Soul With Light

Music Fills My Soul With Light

January 25, 2010 Today I spent my day at the Mayo Clinic chemo clinic. This time was no different than the last, I had the restless legs again during chemo but the doctor called in some Oxycodone for my pain and it really helped a…

Today is my Birthday

Today is my Birthday

January 14, 2010 After Monday’s chemo treatment, they told me that I may not feel the effects until Wednesday or Thursday and expect them to last through the weekend. Tuesday night I started getting the extreme back and leg aches, also my lower stomach is…

Fighting the Villain

Fighting the Villain

November 18, 2009 OK so lots of people are asking about the chemo treatments and how they went for me, I am sorry I cannot get back to all of you personally, but I just took some meds so for a few minutes I can…

1st Day of Chemo

1st Day of Chemo

  Today is Monday November 16th, I woke up feeling OK not quite awake and ready for today. When Tamy arrived to pick me up, I started to get anxiety, the tears would not stop as my husband hugged me and reassured me that I…