Category Archives: I have no earthly idea

Not Dead Yet. Responsibilities of the Invalid

It has been said that there are two kinds of people, people who think there are two kinds of people, and people who don’t. In the cancer world there are in fact at least two kinds of people: the patients/ victims/survivors, … Continue reading

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Good news: my Tumor has shrunk!

Is your Chemo Better than Mine? possibly, if you’re eating a healthy diet. Think about this: everything is chemo. That is, everything we ingest is made of chemicals even if they’re “natural” they have effects and interactions with other chemicals and … Continue reading

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Noticing Nirvana

Had a very interesting experience a few months ago. My focal seizures were starting to occur at inconvenient tho not really problematic moments, so I started trying trying to catch one coming on. To that end, I was determined to … Continue reading

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Coming Out of the Clouds

Maybe it’s obvious, but digging about in the brain can have some deleterious effects. My greatest fear from the start of this adventure in brain science and chemistry from the beginning of this adventure in brain structure and chemistry has … Continue reading

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If it ain’t fixed, fix it again

The chemo regime we’ve just gone though was a breeze. Virtually no side effects, except… It doesn’t seem to have worked. as we had hoped it would to slow if not destroy the tumor. But neither happened. in the last … Continue reading

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Brain Surgery and home in two days!

On July 25th  the doctors finally got back to us with the plan: Surgery. Information Please Although changes in the earlier MRI scans had opened up the possibility that the tumor was actually dying and creating a false impression of growth. Of … Continue reading

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It’s not Brain Surgery

Well actually, it might be. Pseudo progression or progression could be causing some of my current symptoms which include some uncoordination on my left side, fatigue, and balance issues caused by fluid in my brain pressing on the wrong spots. … Continue reading

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