Last Tuesday checkup and Velcade. Now I got the full dose. My blood-values were good enough to receive the new shot. Next week I will know the results of my m-proteins. A nice graph is very important but the pain in my leg is still quite present. I must say though that there is a change […]
Home again. A glass of wine tastes just fine. I just had a bone marrow punction and the Velcade is in. They still owed me the results of September 27th. Looks good! The graph is just fine going down is what we like. Taking Prednisone becomes me. I feel a little fitter! Disadvantage is that I […]
At a quarter to eleven I was home again. Having coffee. Radiation lasted twice 20 seconds. Withing the hour I was back behind the wheel. It’s like this picture but with my teeshirt on and without the trousers. I took my shoes off as well. This on…
Today I read an article which made me happy. It’s about a new drug that is not especially intended for myeloma patients. I’m happy that they keep on testing and discovering….. a good thing. Read it on […]
On Tuesday the 4th of October the radiotherapist is expecting me. Is there a radiant future for me ahead or does it take a little more? Keep your thumbs up for me please…..
Yesterday Els managed to take a day off to come with me to the exciting conversation we we going to have. The results of the MRI and maybe a therapy that would be suggested. We were completely wiped away when we heard that the results were not in yet. We had to wait till today to […]
These last months haven’t been the best ever. On top of that, in the last week a nasty pain developed in my right leg. Walking and standing is a challenge. Last friday I had a full body MRI. On tuesday the results will be revealed to us. These are […]
On September 14th 2006 I was transported by ambulance to the hospital in Alkmaar. Just before that, I descended the stairs on hands and feet supported by the ambulance personnel. I couldn’t sit or stand up. My back did not allow. On September 15th I heard the reason why. The myeloma had destroyed about 5 vertebrae. […]
A nice graph. The bad proteins, band 1, are slowly going down. My hematologist says that band 2 doesn’t influence my illness. And she knows best!!!
In my dutch blog I made a list of books that I read during our French holiday. Not so interesting here, because half of it are dutch writers. If you are interested, just check out my dutch blog here. The readers you can see anyway on the picture below.
My checkup of august 30th. I still suffer […]