Tag: Bone metastasis

The emotional toll of cancer

You all know who you are.  People in places I no longer live or visit. My family pronounced me dead with my mother, although my step sister teased me with phone calls while she was unemployed but now that she's working has no need of me. Not one person from my family has even reached

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Excellent resources for understanding this hideous malady

I found excellent resources published by America’s own #NIH. God help us if our current administration takes away cancer health and research funding. I ALREADY LOST MY INSURANCE. Now what – my friends I will not get on my soap box. But god help us all. And do not tell me we weren’t already the

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My Funny Port-a-cath

Today is my least favorite day of the month. It’s subcutaneous injection day  at the chemo infusion center. If you look at the photos of my face and upper chest, the big bandage is over my “port-a-cath,” which is used for my blood draw,  sometimes. Mainly this is an expensive tap into my body, which the

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