Living Through Cancer

I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2007 (and again in 2021). As a way to keep family and friends up-to-date about my health, I've written about what it's been like to live with and through cancer.

It’s been a year since I last posted to my Carepages – which is a good sign. I’m well into my third year of being cancer-free and am gearing up to walk…
Kelly and I walked this past Saturday’s 2008 Komen Houston Race for the Cure. What a difference a year has made for me. Last year at this time, I was in…
At the end of May, I had my LAST Zometa infusion, so today I went down to M.D. Anderson for another milestone visit; I got my port-a-cath removed!!! I…
More good news!!! Last week Wednesday, I went in for my first mammogram since just about this time last year. After many, many slides taken of each…
I have news from my first three-month visit with my medical oncologist!!! The blood tests done yesterday indicate there is no cancer activity going on…
Before I close my eyes for the night, I wanted to post a quick note to let you know how I was feeling after that very rough day last Thursday. I finally…
As you know, I finished up my final radiation treatment last Thursday. Thank you for all the cheers of support! I admit that I wrapped things up in…
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