Monthly Archives: April 2013

Day+1

I know many of you were praying for me over the past few days, and rooting for me, and sent me lots of messages. I was feeling horrible and was not able to get back to any of you. I’m … Continue reading

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Day-1

Loving Father, I entrust myself to your care this day; guide with wisdom and skill the minds and hands of the medical people who minister in your Name, and grant that every cause of illness be removed, I may be … Continue reading

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Day-2 (evening)

Today is Chemo Day 4, the last day of chemo, the last 3-shower-day. The nausea and loss of appetite started mid-day yesterday, and the vomitting started early this morning. I am feeling a bit better now, so am able to … Continue reading

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Day-3 (morning)

That little blue pill really worked! I took one last night at around 10:15pm, was sound asleep before midnight and slept right through until 5:00am, at which time I automatically woke up. A deep 5 hrs. of sleep at least. … Continue reading

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Day-4 (evening)

It is just after 7:00pm right now and it was a busy day. They took my my blood once early in the morning, took my vitals a few times throughout the day, gave me my chemo and anti-nausea, anti-fungal, antibiotic, … Continue reading

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Day-4 (morning)

It’s 6:50am right now. I fell asleep at around 1:00am and woke up at 3:00am and couldn’t fall back to sleep. I think it was the anti-nausea medication that’s keeping me up. I hear it’s a kind of a steroid, … Continue reading

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Day-6 and Day-5 (plus PMH room tour!)

The day that a bone marrow transplant occurs is normally known as Day 0. Days before Day 0 are prefixed by a “-” sign and days after Day 0 are prefixed by a “+” sign. For example, 6 days before … Continue reading

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