Testing the water

Just thinking about restarting the blog as I’m about to restart treatment. It may make things easier to have a single point of contact. I don’t know if you get notified that I’ve posted but here goes!

End of September

Hi all. Well, here we are at the end of September, and what a wonderful month it’s been here in Cambridge. I always think it’s the best month of the year.On Monday I went for the first of my ‘childhood’ immunisations. This one was for Meningitis. No wo…

Latest News

I’m not sure if any one is still reading this after so many months. Yesterday I saw my consultant and he has given me the nod as regards remission. My latest bone marrow biopsy shows between 1 and 2% infiltration and 5% would be OK. This means I can go…

Update

I saw my consultant last night. I’m due for a bone marrow biopsy, probably at the end of the month. This is to check on what is going on following the SCT and to supplement blood test results. I had some blood taken yesterday but I won’t know the resul…

Sometime later

I just wanted you all to know, if you are still reading this, that I am feeling good at the moment. Just got back from 2 weeks in the far north of Scotland. There can’t be many places left in the country that are as beautiful or as quiet. Here we can h…

Day–? Lost count – about week 7 post SCT

Hey folks, Thanks for all the message’s you’ve sent. I’ve put them all in the comments file from my last posting (day 36).Life just seems so busy , I don’t know how you all find time to go out and work for a living.Phil, what am I going to do with all …

Day 36

I went for a bike ride last night. I must have cycled, well roughly, I think, about a mile. I ended up in almost the lowest gear. Before I set off I had a route planned of about 4 miles of gentle scenic cycling on the flat mostly. I had to turn back no…

Day 35 already

I can’t believe I’m up to day 35. Time seems to go so fast. I my head I had all these little jobs around the house I was going to have done by now. A dab of paint here and there etc. But so far I’ve done nothing. I’d better get on.Had one of the chicke…

Day 30

Hi all, My posting on this blog is poor at the moment. I think I’m associating it with feeling unwell, which I still do on occasion but generally I feel well. I had a cold last week but that seems to have cleared up quite quickly. They tell me that I w…

Day 25

Hello again. I’m so busy at the moment I find it hard to find time to get this done.Yesterday was clinic day. Sam and I arrived at 10:45 and were seen at 14:30. This is the price we pay. Still, all was reported as good. Neuts up to 1.08 since Tuesday. …