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Li-Fraumeni: My First Look

Posted on 11/28/16

Ever heard of the Li-Fraumeni Syndrome? A mutated TP53 gene? If you have it, you have a 30-40% higher risk of obtaining a second cancer after already having a rare one? Welcome to my next curveball... read more

A Different Outlook

Posted on 11/09/16

It's November already- 6 months since I was diagnosed. A very short whirlwind of half a year anyone could go through. As my arm is almost straight again from lots of work and recovery, I'm noticing... read more

back to normal...almost

Posted on 08/09/16

Keeping up with my "cancer log" videos and blogs has gotten hard as we've stretched ourselves into August already...Once everything's said and done, after surgery, I really don't have much to share. My arm is... read more

sleepless at 5am this morning

Posted on 07/20/16

I was wondering how long it would take for everything to hit me and I'd be forced to reflect on the last 6 months. Each year we think about how ridiculous the past year was,... read more

Post Surgery Thoughts

Posted on 07/08/16

This recovery is stupid easy so far. I woke up in the PACU conscious, no pain, and making conversation! Now I had a nerve block pain pump running into my beck and a drain into... read more