Skip to content

Side effects – High Dose Chemo & Stem Cell Transplant

4:42pm. Tuesday, December 30th 2014. 

How I’m feeling: Very sick. A combination of the flu and an irritated esophagus from radiation therapy. I’ve been falling in and out of sleep all day, hot and then cold – and repeat. 

A follow up on my previous post:

I found the paperwork that outlined the side effects from my high dose chemo and stem cell transplant. These images are those of which I snapped and SMS-ed on over to a couple of my good friends the day I came back from the hospital on this day:

You can read the rest of the post here.

One of my friend’s reaction: “Holy S#!^. That’s heavy” And heavy it was – and still is. It’s not easy signing off on line items like “Organ Failure” and “Death”

download_20141226_235250

download_20141226_235255

I experienced all of the above with the exception of diarrhea and death – I’m still here! The risks I have of organ failure (Although, I received lots of meds to prevent kidney failure throughout the procedure), a secondary Leukaemia and infertility (My status to be evaluated in springtime 2015) are still to be determined.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to follow my blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 90 other followers

Follow me on Instagram

boop GUYS.
Guys. 
Guys.
These oranges are the best! 👩‍🍳 Veggie #Korma. It's stupid spicy 🌶️ - just the way I like it 😊. And...SUCCESS. No wardrobe malfunctions/slips at today's test run 😌 😅. See you next Sunday at @studiobar. It's going to be an energetic celebration of strength, freedom, empowerment and life through dancehall and soca movement. Last call! Early bird tickets end tonight at 11:59pm unrulygyalproduction.eventbrite.com. Tickets will not be sold at the door. #BedHead #SometimesIDance #WeekendThings #PerformanceTraining @unrulygyal_to
#UnrulyGyalTO #Dancehall #DanceIsMyMeditation #TorontoDance #CVanDance #VibesSpeakLouderThanWords
%d bloggers like this: