I did pretty well at keeping myself busy all week whilst waiting for my CT scan results. Busy included, an appointment to see a herbalist in big london, an oil party.... you know like a tupperware party at home but this was with essential oils.... and a fair bit of sleeping!! I'm in quite a … Continue reading Chemo done and more results….
Month: May 2019
Being a cancer mum
This stupid cancer is taking a lot of precious time from me spending time with my little piddles!! They handle it well and just accept everything, they also have no choice. This is the one thing that is peeing me off quite a bit but I have to listen to my body. I do try … Continue reading Being a cancer mum
Monday done….scan done!
A sunny monday! My day started with my pre-chemo assessment and bloods in preparation for tomorrow! All went well and my efficient nurses thought it was best to leave the needle and tubes attached to save me having to be stabbed again with another needle a few hours later.... ouch! So I'm walking around looking … Continue reading Monday done….scan done!
Throwback……. to the 1940s
So I was trying to find an oxygen therapy clinic which is more closer to home! Travelling to London, one hour HBOT and travelling back. It is a 3 hour gig, that is before I have stopped for my almond latte!!! Anyway, I did find one. An MS clinic in Harrow, who after a bit … Continue reading Throwback……. to the 1940s
CT or not CT….That is the Question!!
Monday was scan day again. Currently I have scans every 3 months. I fast for 4 hours then fill up with water fill in some forms answer loads of questions, put on my beautiful gown and I am up on the scanning table. Along comes the nurse, she is a lovely nurse and ever so … Continue reading CT or not CT….That is the Question!!
My brain was fried….
Deep fat fried with re-used oil and bits floating around in it !! We were at the Radisson Blu in Stanstead for the annual AMMF conference. The hotel had a sauna and steam room so that was my first stop before the evening started!!! Any opportunity to sit in a steam room and I'm there … Continue reading My brain was fried….
A Big Wobble !!
Sorry..... for worrying everyone with my last blog! We have received a lot of lovely messages from all you considerate people.... just Thank you for caring!! All is well and calm in the life of Sal! It's just me..... bringing you the full picture....keepin it real!!! If you have been following my blogs properly !!! … Continue reading A Big Wobble !!
I’m on my second cancer….oh so am I!!
I am back on the up again after another rough week. Well not sooooo rough but... Tues - screwing over chemo on wed Wed - pissed off cos of chemo Thursday - Bed Friday - Bed Saturday - Bed Sunday - Bed Monday..... F*CK THIS !! I have stuff to do, got up had a … Continue reading I’m on my second cancer….oh so am I!!
Aspirin and cancer…..
If anyone has been recently diagnosed with cancer, a loved one, a friend. I know only too well it is a testing time. Hard to think straight, get your head around it, have the right questions ready to ask and then try and retain the answers. Readers/followers, please share this one if this situation arises … Continue reading Aspirin and cancer…..