Sorry my dear friends...I have been a little slow in responding concerning my health. I had another set back over the Memorial Day week end and ended up in the hospital the full week end. My port became infected and had to find the right antibiotic. we believe we have it on the run now. but i was back in surgery...getting the port removed. I am still a little weak....but getting stronger. my fingers are still tingly and numb which makes typing a challenge, but that will pass. i ... Read More about My Journey Con’t….A Little Late
My dear friends and family..... Here I am again....and I am feeling pretty good. Between my last post and this current one...I have been in 2 hospitals, had a "bleeder" in my stomach (a mammory artery that had to be fixed,') and a hospital room quarantine because of the virus, an ambulance ride to Tampa, and two covid-19 tests. yuck.....is all I can say about those invasive tests. but the most important thing....God is leading me through this journey that started almost a year ago. Praise ... Read More about My Journey Udate….Again!
my dear and sweet prayer warriors! I had my surgery on the 13th...and it was every bit of 10 hours i am told. i know you are anxious to hear, and if i can give you the highlights,..... i promise i will fill you in on every detail later. I am still pretty weak, but because you have been so faithful to me, I owe you the same. It was such good news when my Dr came in and said "we got it all". Later I will send you pictures in detail of the Whipple procedure. (just a drawing...) i have a surgical ... Read More about My Journey……Praise God
Friends, we didn't get home yesterday (Monday) until 9 p.m. from Moffitt Cancer Center. But we did come with good news. According to my doctors, not every Pancreatic Cancer patient is a candidate for Whipple Surgery. The Captain and I were praising God when we learned that I am a "good candidate" and the scheduled surgery date of 13th of March is a "Go". The doctor moved the date from 17th to 13th. My oncologist had so many "tests" for me yesterday, along with 4 combination ... Read More about My Journey…Monday Update on Surgery!
My sweet and wonderful friends and family....I apologize for the long period of time since I last updated you. I have so much to say and I can tell you that the "month" of recuperation from the Chemo treatments has been wonderful for the most part. There were ups and downs and there continues to be...but I finally have some good news to share with you. Yesterday, the Captain took me back up to the Moffitt Cancer Center and I went through a series of scans and tests to see ... Read More about My Journey Update,