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Week 156 of chemo complete: Morning walk on Granville Island

Friday morning I travelled back to Granville Island, as a light drizzle fell. As I walked around Alder Bay, I observed a couple ducks swimming and bobbing for food. I always enjoy quiet time by the water. To recap: On … Continue reading

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Week 155 of chemo complete: Cancer levels continue to increase

My monthly blood test results for January, show that my cancer levels/m protein have increased from between 10 and 11 in December up to 13 in January. I began Ninlaro chemo with my Pomalyst chemo on January 8th, however, it … Continue reading

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Week 154 of chemo complete: The view from Granville Island

Friday afternoon, as the sun popped in and out of the clouds, I travelled to Granville Island, an area across from downtown, where locals and tourists go for food, shopping, and cultural activities. I searched for a quiet spot, away … Continue reading

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Week 152 of chemo complete: Quiet reflection by the water

Saturday morning as a light rain fell, I travelled to Vanier Park in Kits. It provides a beautiful view of English Bay, and on a clear day you can see the mountains. I sat in quiet reflection and watched rowers … Continue reading

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Week 151 of chemo complete: Adding a new chemo due to increased cancer levels

After consultation with my Myeloma Specialist/Hematologist, I’ve made the choice to add a new chemo to my Pomalyst chemo treatment. My December blood test results show that my cancer levels have increased from 8 in November to between 10 and … Continue reading

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