Saturday, November 18, 2017

The Chronicles of Ascites

August 15, 2010 by  
Filed under Patricia's Journey

It is obvious I have reached a place where I haven’t enjoyed writing about what is happening.  Not sure why.  One voice says it is important to keep the blog up to date at least weekly for my angel friends who are praying and watching over me and another voice says “if you don’t feel [...]

Just the hairy facts, Ma’am

March 7, 2010 by  
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I’m sitting here thinking about what to write and why anyone would be remotely interested in watching my hair grow.  Of course, it holds endless fascination for me.  The whole process of the body’s growth and regeneration is phenomenal, and at my age, it is a pleasure to watch something in a rebirth stage as [...]

Hair today, gone tomorrow

November 6, 2009 by  
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One week ago, after three chemo treatments, my hair began to fall out. A couple of days later, a hair cut reduced the fall out on my pillow. Not that less hair fell out, but with the length cut by 2/3, it didn’t seem as great. My best guess is I have lost about 75% [...]