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Lymphoma Awareness: Chemo Side Effects

Originally posted on Cancer: The Upside:
As discussed in?the?previous blog,?this month is Lymphoma Awareness?Month and given that there is still very little information?shared from cancer patients and survivors,?I wanted to use my blog to bring more awareness to it?(Yes,?more medical information). When someone is first diagnosed with cancer, the doctor will discuss the specific type…

Closed Doors

During my cancer battle, I looked forward to the day when I would be cancer-free. I recall that when I was getting closer to finishing my chemo treatment plan, meaning my last chemo session, I was overjoyed with anticipation for the next phase in my life.  I was eager with anticipationsince it had been an extremely long hard and difficult road. I was…

World Lymphoma Awareness Day

Originally posted on Cancer: The Upside:
World Lymphoma Awareness Day (WLAD) is held on?September 15?every year and is a day dedicated to raising awareness of lymphoma, an increasingly common form of cancer. It is a global initiative hosted by the Lymphoma Coalition. I am a cancer survivor who battled a type of lymphoma. (What is…