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Cookie’s cancer blog posts are only included here after July 19th, 2010; for earlier posts, look in the Cancer archives.

Thursday, had our first really bad night

 I had my first panic attack about not getting enough oxygen Pretty scary, did not sleep well at all. Dave came down to -cuddle “I’m not ready yet.” I wasn’t ready to  die yet either. Lay for hours thinking I … Continue reading

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Sunday, Oct., 16th, 2011

More updates on how Cookie is doing: I seem to be losing strength at an alarming  rate. Today after,  losing strength and collapsing, I was unable to “hold it” until the bathroom. If I lay down in bed, I will … Continue reading

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Driviel Drone & More,Sat,Oct. 15th, 2011

I seem to be getting some flack from people who do not get  a notification email from Charitableliving as they do show up as a “post” and wonder what they’ve missed and why. Dave also preferred the “Cookie Crumbs” from … Continue reading

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Driviel Drone, Friday, Oct. 7th, 2011

What’s up today –  Friday? Chemo appointment: Woke up early, stayed up, managed meds and meals generally on time and without issues. Good thing, cause when Dave called the oncologist at 8:55 a.m., he found out the appointment was at … Continue reading

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Driviel Drone, Oct. 6, 2011

Gettin’ Go’in the mornin’: Got up relatively on-time today. Got through the meds and meals without any troubles. Am up, dressed and alert at the table, with my computer and everybody else on theirs. Twitches are definitely getting stronger and … Continue reading

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Driviel Drone, Wed., Oct. 5th, 2011

Getting up and going: Didn’t start out the day too  well, Woke up a bit naseous as well, took an ondansatron to stop it- which it did. When I wake up late, I have to juggle “eating”  and taking pills … Continue reading

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Driviel Drone, Tues. Oct. 4 th, 2011:

Tumor news: My tumor is NOT HER2 receptive, it was only a 1+ on s scale of zero to 3+ so I will NOT be doing the clinical trial. I will be starting weekly Taxotere on Friday at my regular … Continue reading

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Drivial Drone, Monday, Oct., 3rd, 2011:

Today’s Drivel: Hymn sing last night at First Mennonite Church was WONDERFUL! I like river images, so sang these favorites: Like a River Glorious As the Deer For Water Longs In the Rifted Rock I’m Resting My Life Flows On … Continue reading

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Driviel Drone Sat, Oct. 1, 2011

Today’s Drivel: I’ve gone two months without any treatment, I did not expect to live this long without any treatment.  I expected to be dead or more explicitly dying by now. Instead, I’ve had another good day!!! It’s amazing, so … Continue reading

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Drivial Drone, Friday, Sept 30, 2011

Today’s highlights (and low lights, I guess…) Slept in a very long time – went back to sleep after  7 a.m. meds and drinking an Ensure. Still bloated but felt better. Took a shower. Felt felt so good went out … Continue reading

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