FCR Chemotherapy: Round 1

I decided that perhaps, since I start my second round of chemo very soonly that it might be time to talk about round 1 and how it has gone so far. Fair warning: picture heavy and some might be too graphic for the squeamish. On April 2nd, I had my port placed in preparation for chemotherapy.

why thanks Tricare…

Let me preface this by saying, I am very thankful for our insurance. While it might be a total PITA to deal with sometimes, I cannot imagine not having it and having the deal with the catastrophic health events in my life. I’m not sure I even want to know what my medical costs have

project 365 :: year 34 day 177

April 23 ::  Do you see that? For the first time in 8 years (6 officially), I have a normal white blood cell count! One round of chemo and I went from 108.8 to 10.1 two weeks later! We’ve been smiles all day. Dr. T was expecting half, not normal. But then again, nothing with