Monthly Archives: January 2009

7 weeks begin. . .

We just got back from a doctor’s appt. that was set up to go over the latest PET/CT scan that was done last Thursday.  The report shows (and I quote) Interval resolution of previous hypermetabolic mass at the base of … Continue reading

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Getting better and better!

Dougie did a short workout at our gym last night, he is slowly getting better and better. He is eating great and going back in tonight to try another workout!

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Better late than never

Well Friday wasn’t the turning point for me, but fortunately Saturday night was.  Laurie and I went to a birthday dinner Saturday night with my family at a Japanese restaurant.  I ended up eating myself into an uncomfortable state, but … Continue reading

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Cycle 2 upswing begins

I’m cautiously optimistic that today is my “turning the corner” day but it has yet to be fully realized.  My stomach is feeling a little more steady and except for the sour milk I got at Waffle House this morning … Continue reading

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Back to the Doctor!

We are now set to see the radiation oncologist today instead of Thursday (or maybe in addition to Thursday. . . we see the docs on a regular basis!!!)  Dougie managed the weekend pretty well.  He got some food down … Continue reading

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Cycle 2 of Chemo

Today Dougie got his second cycle of chemotherapy.  He is doing great today, he had a quick check by the doctor who said he is doing great, the tumor is still smaller and his labs were good for chemo today.  … Continue reading

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It’s The New Style!

Courtesy of Bill Jones Productions we have a great video of the hair shaving party! Well it’s good to know that I’m not the only one that is “experiencing” the shaved head right now.  It does feel a little weird … Continue reading

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Just call him curly!

Dougie’s hair started to come out yesterday and it was hurting a bit so the cure for that is a shave!! Some of his buddies and family came in to have a clean shave as well. . . We have … Continue reading

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A New Year…and hopefully a better one!

Happy New Year to everyone!  There isn’t much of an update other than I’m eating every chance and every thing I can to try to gain some weight back before my next cycle.  I’m doing pretty well at it so … Continue reading

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