Dr Fatigue or: How Treatment Continues to Kick My Ass

I feel like I am still wrestling with cancer even though I've been given the all clear. Although I am starting to feel better, it is still feels very much day to day sometimes. I finally had a chance to discuss my fatigue with my oncologist. As a result, she ran various blood panels. I … Continue reading Dr Fatigue or: How Treatment Continues to Kick My Ass

My Hair: Chapter Eight–One year post chemo hair growth

My Hair Chapter 1 was just about a year ago. Here is a summary of that post--this was what I considered hair at the time:       It is so very different now. Looking back, I'm feeling pretty satisfied.     Here are pictures of me now straight out of the shower. I towel … Continue reading My Hair: Chapter Eight–One year post chemo hair growth

Cancer-related Fatigue Is My New Nemesis

The Accidental Amazon recently posted an article about Cancer-related Fatigue (CRF) and it couldn't have hit any harder home for me. Holy shit have I been struggling! I think that since my surgery six weeks ago, I have only woken up refreshed three or four times. If I don't have any reason to set an … Continue reading Cancer-related Fatigue Is My New Nemesis