Fever Hits at Home

Fever Hits at Home

Headed to JH ER with a fever. 🙁 Not sure if I’ll be admitted but bags are packed. #ArmorUp for LIFE® and pray

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A step in the right direction

A step in the right direction

Good news! My white blood cells and platelets went up. Not a huge jump but they did go up. Only issue is my red blood cells were 30 when I left the hospital eight days ago and remain at 30. My doctor wants to see how well I do on […]

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My body isn’t clearing the chemo as fast as it should.

My body isn’t clearing the chemo as fast as it should.

Thanks for all the texts and messages to see if I’m ok. I know I was posting daily updates then haven’t posted since I got home. I’ve been so exhausted and also trying to process everything my doctor recently told me — which was upsetting. I also had Cesar’s family […]

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The Trouble with Bone Marrow Transplants

The Trouble with Bone Marrow Transplants

​Question: Why are there so few minority donors for the bone marrow donor list? My heart sank when I was told “if you need a transplant there are slim pickings because you are of mixed race. The majority of donors are white.”  So, if you know me at all, you […]

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