Episode 4, A New Hope! (aka Half a Can is Better than None)

Hi, everyone, and welcome to yet another chapter of my Road Trip to Cancer City!! Okay, so I need to work on my titles! Anyway, since last week, I visited an oncologist, who wasn't quite as helpful as I'd hoped but who did clarify a couple of points. Then I went back to my surgeon, … Continue reading Episode 4, A New Hope! (aka Half a Can is Better than None)

Information overload!

Hey, everyone, and welcome back to my Road Trip to Cancer City, which is probably a much-too-cheerful title, given that it's a very UN-cheerful situation! I wasn't going to blog at all today, given that my basic position right now is between a rock (surgical oncologist this past Monday) and a hard place (oncologist visit … Continue reading Information overload!

Aw crap, looks like it’s cancer, dagnabit! (a less-than-inspirational post title, but then again, it’s a less-than-inspirational disease, ain’t it?)

Hi everyone! Well, if you're in my circle of family and Facebook friends, you've already heard the bad news. Now it's time to let you, my faithful 50by60.com blog followers, know as well. And I was sure I could come up with a better title, like maybe, "From Weight Loss to Cancer: A New Journey," … Continue reading Aw crap, looks like it’s cancer, dagnabit! (a less-than-inspirational post title, but then again, it’s a less-than-inspirational disease, ain’t it?)