Category Archives: medical

it took my soul

Thyroid cancer and it’s evil conjoined twin, RAI, steal your soul. Okay, there is no actual medical (or religious) data to prove that but just ask those who have been through it! RAI is the worst part of it: It

it took my soul

Thyroid cancer and it’s evil conjoined twin, RAI, steal your soul. Okay, there is no actual medical (or religious) data to prove that but just ask those who have been through it! RAI is the worst part of it: It

DNR = let me go, enough!!!

In the past few weeks I’ve had the privilege of  being asked by two wonderful friends to sign as a witness on their Living Will/DNR orders. Why a privilege? Both of these people are amazing human beings.  One is my BFF of

DNR = let me go, enough!!!

In the past few weeks I’ve had the privilege of  being asked by two wonderful friends to sign as a witness on their Living Will/DNR orders. Why a privilege? Both of these people are amazing human beings.  One is my BFF of

Standing hot dates all week

And thus it begins again the annual thyroid cancer march Day 1:  (today) Monday – pregnancy test first thing in the morning even though you can’t get pregnant with no ovaries you communist bastard chief of nuclear medicine!  I give

Standing hot dates all week

And thus it begins again the annual thyroid cancer march Day 1:  (today) Monday – pregnancy test first thing in the morning even though you can’t get pregnant with no ovaries you communist bastard chief of nuclear medicine!  I give

meds rollercoaster

Dear friends, family, FB, stalkers, and strangers . . . stand by! As you know – ad nauseam – I went through complete and total hell while on Chantix bad moods depression anger urge to stab things

meds rollercoaster

Dear friends, family, FB, stalkers, and strangers . . . stand by! As you know – ad nauseam – I went through complete and total hell while on Chantix bad moods depression anger urge to stab things

thyroid cancer

final destination

Some people say that their cancer experience is like “getting hit by a bus”. Having watched some of my friends battle their various forms of cancer, yeah, the analogy is pretty good. Not all cancers are the same though. Take

thyroid cancer

final destination

Some people say that their cancer experience is like “getting hit by a bus”. Having watched some of my friends battle their various forms of cancer, yeah, the analogy is pretty good. Not all cancers are the same though. Take

pretty little vials all in a row

Went for labs today. Not necessarily because I needed more labs.  I went because the phlebotomists get lonely if I don’t go at least once a month. Secretly that’s what all cancer patients are really about – keeping the healthcare industry afloat

pretty little vials all in a row

Went for labs today. Not necessarily because I needed more labs.  I went because the phlebotomists get lonely if I don’t go at least once a month. Secretly that’s what all cancer patients are really about – keeping the healthcare industry afloat

five start hotel, spa, pool

I got the best phone call this morning.  I am getting an overnight stay in a five-star hotel complete with a spa and a pool! minus the hotel and the spa and the pool Okay, I stop breathing at night

five start hotel, spa, pool

I got the best phone call this morning.  I am getting an overnight stay in a five-star hotel complete with a spa and a pool! minus the hotel and the spa and the pool Okay, I stop breathing at night