Tag Archives: Zometa

18 month post-transplant review

Today is 18 months to the day after my allogeneic transplant. It’s my 18-month-iversary! I’m alive, pretty well for the most part, looking and feeling good. So today is worthy of a celebration, although it is more of a quiet … Continue reading

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January 2013

January 2013 marks eight months post-transplant, so time for an update… I’m well and truly over the virus I had over New Year… and the accompanying anxiety. My blood counts remain good. I don’t even look at the results now. The … Continue reading

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Velcade administration

Because I wrote the last update in a state of sleeplessness, I was bound to miss  a few details, so this is just a quick appendix. As soon as Velcade was mentioned for treatment, I asked about receiving it subcutaneously, … Continue reading

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Cold season

Yes, it’s winter and like many other people, I have a cold! I don’t have influenza and I don’t have pneumonia, and in fact, I have one of the mildest colds I’ve ever had… so far at any rate. This … Continue reading

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Four months along – update

On Sunday 4 December, it was exactly 4 months after the transplant of my stem cells and I’ve not written anything for a month, so it’s time for an update. You may recall I am on the Myeloma XI trial and … Continue reading

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Long time no write…

The days go by and turn into weeks and somehow I’ve not been motivated to write. It’s been hard to gather my thoughts and know what I want to say. Even harder to stay focused on one set of thoughts … Continue reading

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Finally… answers from my consultant

If you’ve been following this blog on a regular basis, you’ll be aware that I’ve recently had some “Grrrr!” moments of not hearing back from my consultants in response to an email I sent on 17 June. While I was on … Continue reading

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