Category: Health Update

Health Update – Bloodwork is Good

I do not understand how my Neutrophils and White Blood Cell counts could be so low on October 16, 2021, such that I was unable to do my treatment and a week later on my Birthday. October 25, 2021, falls within the normal range on par with anyone in the population. I guess it was ….  Read More

Health Update – Low Neut

From: Medical News Today “Neutrophils are a type of white blood cell that helps heal damaged tissues and resolve infections. Neutrophil blood levels increase naturally in response to infections, injuries, and other types of stress. They may decrease in response to severe or chronic infections, drug treatments, and genetic conditions. Neutrophils help prevent infections by ….  Read More

Health Update

Today was not a good day. It started well but went downhill quickly. I was up at 5:00 am, had a couple of poached eggs, and headed over to Brad’s for our Tuesday workout. I was feeling tired and pretty sure all we’d do is watch a few Crossfit Clips and Chat. That’s how it ….  Read More

Health Update

I have been off all treatment for several weeks. As the chemo dissipated, the side effects diminished but did not entirely disappear. My hands and feet are pins and needles all the time and I don’t expect that to change. It was during this time that I learned my pancreas is in a state of ….  Read More

Health Update – Ring Around the Collar

The following post card arrived in the mail yesterday. It was unexpected but I was really impressed to have an artifact like this from a member of the Canadian Olympic Team and mailed from the Olympic Village in Tokyo. The Ring Story Last week my wedding band slipped off my ring finger twice without warning. ….  Read More