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Joining the 44%: Surviving 5 Years with Ovarian Cancer

It’s my “cancer-versary” today and I’m proud and surprised to have made it this far. Five years ago I was diagnosed with advanced ovarian cancer. I wasn’t sure I was going to make it to Christmas. But it looks like … Continue reading

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Two Minutes for the Women in Your Life

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100th Day of Chemo: Done at Last

Forgive me if I don’t celebrate the completion of chemo. There is no bell ringing, cheering or cake. My friends are very excited to hear that chemo is over… 5 cycles of cisplatin and gemcitabine. But I’ve been here before. … Continue reading

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Life is Good

I haven’t written for awhile… but that is good. I am well and survived an incredibly busy summer. Last year, August 2012, I was finishing chemo and the oncologist told me to expect my next remission to be shorter than … Continue reading

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What My Daughter did for Cancer this Summer

My daughter Kate has been surprising me since she was born: strong, independent and courageous.¬†She hasn’t changed. She turned 21 last week and will start her second year of university next month. Now she’s writing about her experience of losing … Continue reading

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