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A tough week

It has been a tough week. But the chemo is not responsible for it being a tougher week than usual. Sure I have little energy on Mondays and Tuesdays, but that’s not difficult to cope with. It’s a walk in the park compared to PEXG. Session three went without incident,...

Session two of paclitaxel

Session two of paclitaxel also passed without my experiencing any adverse reactions, but in some ways I found it harder to cope with this time. At one stage I felt close to tears as I contemplated the weekly trips to the oncology day stay unit that lay ahead, the...

Two celebrations

Over the past week I have celebrated two events. The first was my daughter’s 39th birthday which I celebrated with a special lunch with her and her husband down on the Viaduct Basin in Auckland. I was able to enjoy my very favourite food – raw oysters. These are such...