Recently, I’ve had a pretty good run of it all. Great response to my new treatment, Pemigatinib, resulting in really encouraging scan results showing shrinkage on all tumours, with some in my lungs, going … Read the rest
Today is as significant to me as so many other important dates each year.
Today marks 1 year since I was diagnosed with stage 3 bile duct cancer, also called Cholangiocarcinoma.
The start of … Read the rest
Wow, what a week it has been. I knew that cancer would be pretty life-changing, and it has been, but none more so than the last 5 days.
You may well have already heard … Read the rest
For me, right now, absolutely!
On the 29th of April, after a couple of terrible months, I finally began a targeted therapy called Pemigatinib (Pemazyre). I became eligible for this treatment after testing positive … Read the rest
Very early on after my cancer diagnosis, I read an incredible book by Jane McLelland, called How To Starve Cancer that marked a defining moment in my cancer journey and the way I looked at treatment. (link to website on … Read the rest
As I wrote in the previous post, it’s been a difficult couple of weeks, full of fear and pain. During this time, I thought the fear of a quick deterioration would kill all hope and break my spirit.
It’s this … Read the rest