Monthly Archives: October 2011

Long Walks

I’m planning on taking as long a walk as i can every day. That way when stem cells are reintroduced they’ll know where to go and whåt to do instead of just lying around…

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Preparation to go

A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. – Herm Albright Getting packed to go back to MD Anderson for SCT. I’ve volunteered for a clinical trial … Continue reading

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Getting ready for stem cell transplant

Taking all sorts of tests including another bone marrow biopsy, ct scan, x-rays,blood tests. I’ve been offered a chance a clinical trial involving melphalan and bisulphan (not sure of spelling)

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Three choices…

“When something bad happens you have three choices. You can either let it define you, let it destroy you, or you can let it strengthen you.” – Unknown Lately I’ve been letting it define me and I need to let it strenghthen me. … Continue reading

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End of 5th Round of Chemo!

Today I get my Velcade infusion and that ends my 5th round of Chemo! I do have to continue the Revlamid for almost a week but that’s about it.  Stem Cell Transplant is probably going to take place in November … Continue reading

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Yuk Monday

Continuing my 5th round of Velcade, Revlamid and Decadron for the second week in preparation for the stem cell transplant. I’m a Multiple Myeloma patient with no bone lesions so I have a lot to be grateful for. The anemia … Continue reading

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