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Day27: Echocardiogram

Day 27 after my last chemotherapy.  I checked myself in for echocardiogram.  Target therapy of Herceptin and Perjeta, some patients develop heart problems with them.  According to a nurse I spoke to when I had the treatment a week ago, if any...

Day12: Teaching Tuesday

12 Days after the 6th chemotherapy.  Today was the last day of my Tuesday course for the semester and I gave the final exam. share this story with:TweetEmail

Day10: Massaging on my legs

Day 10 after the 6th and the last chemotherapy.  A friend came over to do massage on my feet and legs.   Kids, her kids and my son, had fun together in and outside. share this story with:TweetEmail

Day5: Teaching Monday

Day 5 after my 6th chemotherapy.  I was not sure if I could commute with public transportation today as I felt so sick yesterday.  My legs have tingling sensation and are very weak.  My parents drove me to the closest station, which only takes...

Day3: after 6th chemo

Day 3 after my 6th chemotherapy.  I felt nauseous and needed to stay in bed.  My son has been practicing for a middle school’s musical, he participates as a member of chorus group.  His three shows were on this weekend.  He asked me to...

Day7: After 5th Chemo

A Japanese friend sent me a set of three pairs of socks when she learned my breast cancer.  The three pairs are different in material; silk, cotton and wool.  I am supposed to wear them at once in the order of: silk to be direct on food, cotton...

Day6: After 5th Chemo

I had a lot of rest and it was a slow day today.  My friend took my son out for a sleepover  since last night and they had fun days until today.  My son came back with full of stories to share and that made me so happy. share this story...