Monthly Archives: June 2014

Three Thumbs Up!

I heard the absolutely best news ever on Wednesday, June 18 – which was exactly eight months after I was admitted to Kaiser Permanente to start chemo for acute myeloid leukemia. My Stanford doctor, Robert Lowsky, MD, met with my … Continue reading

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Milestone Day — Bone marrow biopsy and catheter removal!

I must say that my daughter Deb is a very brave gal.  I was queasy just watching her procedures yesterday, but she handled everything amazingly well.  Even with morphine, ativan and lidocaine, there was still pain.  Luckily Deb has a … Continue reading

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Going Home Soon!

Good news! The plan is that I’m moving home soon! I left Marin on March 9 to come to Stanford Hospital to have my bone marrow transplant (BMT) and to be cured of AML forever. I was discharged on April … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Deb!

Happy Birthday to my beautiful daughter Deb! I am thankful to have you as my daughter, and so proud of you and all you have accomplished.  I am amazed at how you have remained so positive these past eight months … Continue reading

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