Archive for March, 2009

Day Eight: Taxotere and Cytoxan Chemo Treatment – My Personal Journal

It was one week ago today that I had my first chemo treatment of Cytoxan and Taxotere. I must say that this week has been a lot easier than I expected it to be. I have not had many side effects this week. As of today I feel normal. I am sure this must be dangerous […]

Day Seven: Taxotere and Cytoxan Chemo Treatment – My Personal Journal

It has been seven days since I was given a chemo treatment of Taxotere and Cytoxan. I chose to do chemo, even though the doctors told me that it would only decrease my chances of the cancer returning by one or two percent. You can read about my decision here. I am documenting my side effects […]

Day Six: Taxotere and Cytoxan Chemo Treatment – My Personal Journal

Today I woke up feeling good. I became very tired while trying to get ready for work. I seem to do alright as long as I can sit and rest often. My body aches like I’ve been hit with a baseball bat, but not to the point where I am bent over in pain. I have […]

Day Five: Taxotere and Cytoxan Chemo Treatment – My Personal Journal

Today marks my fifth day of being under chemo treatment for breast cancer. I am documenting my side effects on a daily basis in order to help others out there who may need to go through this and are curious as to what may happen to them. Please remember that chemo side effects can be […]

Day Four: Taxotere and Cytoxan Chemo Treatment – My Personal Journal

I received my first chemo treatment of Taxotere and Cytoxan on Friday. I have not felt sick from it yet. I have done the research of these drugs and I know that I will be feeling sick soon, so when I woke up feeling good this morning I decided to get up and go to work.  […]

Day Three: Taxotere and Cytoxan Chemo Treatment – My Personal Journal

I started Chemo three days ago for breast cancer. I am updating this blog daily with any side effects I have. Today I woke up feeling good. I have been busy all day doing laundry and housework. I did some grocery shopping. I have not felt sick as of yet. I have noticed that my head […]

Day Two: Taxotere and Cytoxan Chemo Treatment – My Personal Journal

Yesterday was my  first chemo treatment of Taxotere and Cytoxan. I went to bed about midnight last night and felt alright. I did have the hiccups for about 45 minutes before I fell asleep. I woke up to urinate about 3 or 4 times last night. I think that is just because I have been drinking […]

Day One: Taxotere and Cytoxan Chemo Treatment – My Personal Journal

Today was my first day of chemo treatment for Breast Cancer. I have decided to create a daily journal of my side effects in order to help other people who will be going through this or are deciding whether or not they should do chemo. Because my Onco Type DX score was 20, I did not have to do the chemo. You can see my explanation here as to why I decided to go ahead with the treatment.

Received my shirt today!

I created this shirt and received it in the mail today! It looks so cute! I can’t wait to wear it on the ball field.If you would like to purchase this shirt for yourself, click here. I am selling them for $20.00 Your purchase of this shirt will help me in my own battle against […]

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