ustin: It’s late at night, and Mom is coughing and clearing her throat. She is not getting better – rather, slowly but progressively getting worse. “When is your consultation for radiation therapy?” I asked yesterday. It’s apparently not until the first week of February. Well, that’s not very good. She’s ill now. We discussed radioactive Read more about coughing[…]
Unsure about the date on this video – roughly Jan 17, 2012. Sorry about that. Annette talking about biopsy surgery 20120117_232300 (small).wmv Annette talking about biopsy surgery 20120117_232300.wmv
Annette: Dr. Sinha phoned and said that I can take intense therapy in Lethbridge, and I was extremely glad that I didn’t have to go to Calgary because I would have to stay alone or Floyd would have to go along, and it’s a long time to stay. Otherwise, I’m alone for a whole week, Read more about therapy in Lethbridge[…]
Justin: radiation Mom was talking with a friend who successfully had radiation therapy to shrink a tumor, but the tumor was benign (not cancerous). Mom was distraught because she believed that radiation therapy could only shrink non-cancerous tumors. I told her that it shrinks many kinds of tumors, not just benign ones.
Justin: the cancer has spread What a letdown. At about 5:35PM today, right about suppertime, the phone rang. It was the doctor’s office in Calgary. The cancer had spread to Mom’s lymph nodes behind her lungs. So no surgery after all. Mom was devastated. Floyd got the details from the doctor since Mom couldn’t cope Read more about the cancer has spread[…]
Annette: Click below to see Annette’s video. Tuesday, January 17, 2012 11:29 PM 75270586 Annette talking about biopsy surgery 001.wmv