Tag Archives: asking questions

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Looking for answers. I waited a few days after emailing Katie, and then I sat down to write a letter to Dr. Carson. She was, after all, Joanie’s main doctor, and even though a lot of the treatment was now … Continue reading

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Being an advocate as well as a caregiver. To say the last trip to Minneapolis turned out to be stressful would be a huge understatement. To say that we were both disappointed at the results of the radiation, and perplexed … Continue reading

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I still knew where the popsicles were. When I got to the hospital on Tuesday morning, Joanie was awake, and feeling better. The tension I had seen in her face the night before was gone. I think it melted away … Continue reading

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Changing the dosage, and changing the plan. Joanie’s eight week layoff from chemotherapy comes to an end on October 3rd. It had been a good time for her. She was feeling good, even her hair had been making a valiant … Continue reading

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Questions, Questions and More Questions. Joanie had September off from any chemotherapy treatments. So, between getting to know her new friends, Bailey and Brandy, and getting back to work with a renewed enthusiasm, she pretty much put chemo out of … Continue reading

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