Losing It…And Trying To Get It Back

It makes me absolutely crazy when I hear, once again, from a cancer survivor who is suffering from fatigue and cognitive deficits for months & years after treatment, and is getting no help from her docs, or understanding from family and friends. Time to re-post this, one of many posts I’ve written on the subject. […]

Side Effects

I’m trying. I really am. I’m trying to be a good cancer patient. I loathe having to be a cancer patient at all, but I’m trying to be a good one. So, I’m taking my tamoxifen every day, which is a medication that can help keep breast cancer from recurring. Recurrence risk is a big […]

Sometimes You Need A Good Cry

I don’t know if it’s because I’ve either been coming down with or getting over a cold since last October when I was getting radiation; or whether it’s the post-concussion syndrome I’m almost but not quite over; or whether it’s that I found out yesterday that one of my breast cancer sisters on my support […]