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Day 8 and hanging tough!

Yesterday was totally different from Day 6. I had to have platelets transfused because my platelet fell to 5!  I also had potassium and antibiotics. I also had a chest  x-ray to make sure there isn’t anything growing in my lungs!  So it was a long day!  I had a slight reaction to the platelets …

Day 6 and counting; Happy New Birthday to me!!!

Ok, ok!  I know I said I would give an update everyday but…….actually I was kept busy all last week.  I was in the clinic everyday at 8am  and sometimes wouldn’t leave until 5pm. Of course my brother had to go with me as well as they prepared him for his part in all this.  …

I am finally here!! Day -3 and counting!

Surprise I haven’t posted since I mentioned that I was finally going to have the stem cell transplant. Well yesterday was my first day of conditioning thus the -3 and counting. That means that when I finish the conditioning I will be at day 0 and I get the cells infused that day. Then I …