Monthly Archives: January 2016

Chemotherapy 4 – update number 2

Well if ever there was a case of posting too soon…. After the last post on Friday everything went spectacularly awful. I went from OK to TOTALLY tired out. Although my daughter had friends over I HAD to go to bed … Continue reading

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Chemotherapy 4 – an update

Side effects So it is now Friday and I had my new chemo on Monday, and if I am honest things haven’t been bad despite being not straightforward. Delivery of the treatment is now from a bag rather than syringes … Continue reading

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Chemotherapy 4

I am officially halfway through my 6 cycle course of chemotherapy. I have done pretty well and managed to live a virtually normal life adapted to tiredness and pacing. Tomorrow I start on a new drug, Doxataxel. This one is … Continue reading

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Annoying right Now: 3D Glasses

I have collected together all the 3D glasses we have been forced to buy each time we go to see a film at the cinema that happens to be 3D. Twice we have been caught out because the advertising didn’t … Continue reading

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A Walk in the Woods

Hadrian’s Wall Walk         6.2/85 miles walked Well the walking isn’t quite as straight forward as I planned. I was very tired yesterday and only managed a 1 mile walk. I suppose I shouldn’t have expected to … Continue reading

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Current Theme Walking

Hadrian’s Wall Walk         2.8/85 miles walked So after yesterday’s post I decided to go out and walk. There was a purpose: posting letters, checking on my in laws house while they are away. I managed 1.5 … Continue reading

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Current Theme Health: Walking

Walking. I don’t like walking without a purpose, at least not in circles around my local area; I got bored with it long ago. But then I had an idea. How about walking the equivalent distance each month of a … Continue reading

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