Breasts and cancer

It's been a while since I've posted here, I've recovered from radiotherapy (harder mentally than surgery because you're completely exhausted), I've travelled to India (will blog more about that later), and it's almost Christmas. I've been collecting some articles about breast cancer, the cost of … Continue reading

Cancer Update: Radiotherapy Day 6

So I've had a few days of radiotherapy now, and thought I'd provide a general update as to how it is. So I rock up at the hospital, sign in and be advised if my appointment for the following day/week has changed, go to the waiting area, and hang about and wait.  The waiting usually isn't for … Continue reading

Cancer Update #7 Radiotherapy Consult

So today I went and saw the radiotherapy doctors at the Peter Macallum Hospital, Victoria's premier cancer hospital.  Before I talk about me, I want to talk about that hospital because it was one of the most amazing patient orientated places I have ever been. The Peter Mac (as it tends to be … Continue reading