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Out of options.  We got to the clinic on September 5th at 7:30 in the morning. They wanted to do lab work, and there was a CT scan scheduled for 8:00. Scans never take long, and since we had until … Continue reading

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Hope is the physician of each misery. ~Irish Proverb Joanie continued to come out of each chemotherapy infusion without any major issues. She was doing so well, that she started going back to her office in the afternoons the day after … Continue reading

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“She is feeling the best ever since a long time.”–Dr. Thomas Joanie never mentioned what she had said at lunch about power of attorney again. In some way, I think it was just her way of telling me that she … 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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“Do you think Dr. Carson has given up?” April was, to steal a few words from T. S. Eliot, “the cruelest month.” That is not to say it was the cruelest of the many months Joanie had been involved in … Continue reading

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