Blog Archives for category health / fitness

Let’s Talk About It: Depression and Me #B4MH

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and I’m banding together with a few other bloggers to talk openly about the… Continue reading »

This Is My One Year Anniversary of Being Cancer-Free

Well, actually, it was Friday, but this post was delayed by a brief bout with the flu. Thanks immune system…. Continue reading »

On the One Year Anniversary of My Cancer Surgery

I don’t often talk about myself on this blog, but I will today because it’s the one-year anniversary of my… Continue reading »

This Week It Will Have Been Three Years Since I Woke Up In The I.C.U.

It was three years ago today that I woke up in the I.C.U., unaware of my surroundings or what happened…. Continue reading »

I Am Officially Cancer Free!!

This week I saw several of my doctors, finishing up with a visit with my cancer doc. After a quick… Continue reading »

Finishing My Last Day of External Radiation

Yesterday I finished my last day of external radiation for my cancer, and I’m so happy to be done. For… Continue reading »

My Cancer Fight Has Been Extended

This week there was a changeover with the doctors at my cancer treatment facility. I had the option of going… Continue reading »

Progress Update on the Cancer Treatments

As of today, I am half way through the radiation treatments for my cancer. 15 down, 14 to go. I… Continue reading »

It’s Not Easy Trying to Be Cancer-Free…What’s Next?

It’s now been a month since my cancer surgery, and there’s been some minor complications. If you’re squeamish, skim forward… Continue reading »

The Big C Battle Rages On

It’s been two weeks today since I had the surgery to remove my cancer. I had a full hysterectomy, including… Continue reading »

The Big C … I Has It

If you’ve been following this blog, you know I’ve been battling a lot of health issues. Unfortunately, life has decided… Continue reading »

Happy Thanksgiving…Here’s Your Heart Catheter

In 2010, I had a widowmaker heart attack the day before my birthday, so I spent my birthday in an… Continue reading »

An Almost-Clean Bill of Health from My Doctor

Yesterday I went to see my primary care physician (PCP) for my monthly check-up. I did labs last week, so… Continue reading »

A Look Back at August 2013: Good News and Good Food

It’s already September, and as I reflect back, August was actually a pretty good month. It started a bit dubiously,… Continue reading »

My July 2013 Health Update

Had my monthly doctor appointment this week. Overall, things were pretty positive. My vitals were good, with my lowest blood… Continue reading »