Brace yourselves my friends, my family and my faithful followers (yes alliteration is the crutch of the amateur writer) I am about to post an entirely positive experience Continue reading
My last post I asked you to cross a few fingers for me as I went into hospital for six days to have Dr. Chung remove half my liver and its six metastatic lesions; The last of the tumors that were trying to kill me. It all went to shit. Continue reading “Breakdown or Breakthrough, I’m Back.”
And so it is written. The date is firm. The surgical team and operating room is booked. My long suffering liver Continue reading “Surgery Tomorrow”
This article by Guest Blogger Oliver Childs says everything I would like all my very helpful friends to know. I know several people with cancer who have refused medical treatment because they believe these myths. Remember, when people spread these myths and give them as “helpful advice” they may be killing people. ~G. William
Google ‘cancer’ and you’ll be faced with millions of web pages. And the number of YouTube videos you find if you look up ‘cancer cure’ is similarly vast.
The problem is Continue reading “10 Cancer Myths Debunked”
I swear you people are just trying to make me cry. It seems like every time I open my email inbox or visit these blog pages there is another message telling me what a wonderful Continue reading “The Strongest Link in the Chain Mail”
I am emerging from round eight of chemotherapy. Slowly, painfully and with almost zero energy left, I am nevertheless emerging. Every round it takes a few days longer to recover from being poisoned. I’m pretty sure the medical protocol here is to keep poisoning the patient until they damn near kill him and hope Continue reading “How baseball fights cancer.”
I have cause to celebrate today, or thought I had. This modest little blog will mark its 32,000th view! I looked at those stats this morning and thought, “only ten short months of spilling my thoughts onto these pages Continue reading “Celebrating 32,000 views!”
I would have written earlier but I have been in literary shock since hearing of the horrible murders in Orlando. I couldn’t bring myself to write my usual glib attack on the world of cancer and its poisonous treatments. Not while the world around me was staggering in shock and horror over yet another despicable shooting rampage.
Yet I didn’t feel equipped to write about Continue reading “Orlando shooter, Omar Mateen, was a victim.”
If anyone calls you on it, you can always puke all over their shoes and apologise profusely. You’ll be immune from criticism for days!
Everybody thinks having cancer is all doom and gloom; that survival is the only consideration and occupies every thought and action. Not true, I say! Continue reading “5 Great Things About Having Cancer”