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

Depression and the Cancer Girl

It's been a hard past few weeks for me. I have been horribly depressed. Not sad. Depressed. The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) lists the the following as indicators of depression. I've checked all that have applied to me. Persistent sad, anxious, or “empty” mood   √ Feelings of hopelessness, or pessimism   √ … Continue reading Depression and the Cancer Girl