It’s here, that inevitable day has come.. The one I leave my warm comfortable bed at home once again, and will travel to my ‘super hospital’ in Montreal, and receive MIBG radiotherapy…
Tomorrow the actual process starts, but of course we have to leave a day in advance in order to be there, get admitted, be ready in the morning and make sure my body doesn’t have to endure TOO much stress and travel time before the actual procedure – as it’ll be dangerous enough to administer the treatment… Eeeeek! Okay. Getting a little nervous, understandably, when I did my surgery… It was basically – that was my only option for a real chance, when I still woke up with the unfortunate news that there was disease left in me and of course that disease had multiplied within just months …. You can understand our thoughts when it comes to this. I’m a realist, I know there’s no cure to this disease, but it would be REALLY lovely to not have these tumors adrenaline attack me every couple hours… And feel like I’m in a war zone with my own body, and waiting to die every minute of the day. I’m not asking for a lot, just a bit of relief, a little less pain, a little less symptoms, some better quality of life.. That way I can focus on being a little more fab for a while, help some others along my way, and perhaps take a small break from this constant battle? Here’s to hoping.
We must get through the hard part first, administering the treatment which will wake up all of the tumors… Sending all of the adrenaline into my body at once, while I’m awake, (amazing) being incredibly sick, potentially wiping out my bone marrow, monitoring my adrenal insuffiency as I’m going to always be going into adrenal crisis with the stress my body will endure, being locked away in isolation as I will be radioactive until further notice, and then hopefully… With time and lots of positive energy, we will hope I will come out free of a few friends, and a little more fabulous 😉💗
you can read about the special treatment Here
what I had to do to prepare 😖 Here
Pheo VS Fabulous
Remember, you are FABULOUS! You will do Fabulous and be fabulous!!!
Your words reveal a strong core that you’ll get through another worst night of my life with flying colors.
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😊 Thank you Cathy, and the good news is I’ll have all of you to keep me company, 😘!!!
The good news is … Serge is staying just a few minutes away, despite me being in isolation, we’ve decided it’s best he be close by, just Incase any complications do arise… He will be just around the corner, vs hours away.. So that brings me so much comfort, knowing that. It’s brought my stress level down signficantly ❤️
LOVE YOU LADY!! ❤ ❤ I'm going to be checking on you the whole time, as in you are probably going to have to ask me to stop. Expect some salt rock pics later because IONS!! Also, I hope you packed your kelp, you'll need a few kilos or so. At least. (If I've done my math right. ;))
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