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People rarely

complain about their lot in life to me, which is an unexpected benefit of having a critical illness; however, it is, ironically, a pleasure to listen to the few people who still bring their complaints to my table. Advertisements

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Cancer is

not contagious, but I can name a few friends who now treat me like I have the plague, or worse.

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today is

day one of my new immune system. tuesday’s chemo will kill my existing bone marrow and the retrieved t stem cells will grow my new bone marrow. i feel pretty good right now, but next week i will have zero … Continue reading

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zero hour,

9 am. well, technically but not actually. i will enter the hospital this morning to begin the bone marrow transplant process. there is more information on the internet than i would ever want to read, but i am having an … Continue reading

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chemotherapy:

the ultimate brazilian?

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the treatment

or the disease, which is potentially more lethal? the concept of “statistically significant chance” has a new meaning for me.

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gratitude is

like love, the more you give the more you have.

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