Entries by Mauler

Day 339 – Sunday (07/28/19)

Hello Everyone!  I have some fantastic news!  My 90-day follow up PET scan results are in.  As a reminder, this is 90 days after my Proton Radiation Therapy.  My last chemo was January 17th, 2019, and my last proton treatment was April 15th, 2019.  We had to wait 90 days to allow any inflammation to […]

Day 241 – Sunday (04/21/19)

Hello again everyone!  It is with mixed emotions that I write to you all today.  I have overwhelming joy that all of my treatments (both chemo and radiation) are now complete!  However, we are also coming to a point where I must decide the future of this blog.  After much pondering and prayerful consideration, I […]

Day 234 – Sunday (04/14/19)

Next blog update will TRY to be posted by Saturday, April 20th, at midnight.   Hello everyone!  ONE DAY LEFT!!!!  Tomorrow (Monday, 4/15) will be my last proton treatment!  To commemorate the event, there is a bell that patients get to ring 3 times.  My family, parents, and in-laws are driving to the proton center […]

Day 219 – Saturday (03/30/19)

Next blog update will TRY to be posted by Saturday, April 13th, at midnight.   Hello everyone!  I now have 14 of 25 radiation treatments complete!  Yea!!!  So far I have driven for 76 hours and 59 minutes, and traveled 3857.1 miles back and forth to treatment.  While I have really put on the miles, […]

Day 207 – Monday (03/18/19)

Next blog update will TRY to be posted by Saturday, March 30th, at midnight.   Hello everyone!  Sorry I’m late.  It turns out working full time (even the modified schedule), and commuting for treatments everyday is more challenging than I anticipated.  The challenge is not really on the physical side, but rather on the time […]

Day 198 – Saturday (03/09/19)

Next blog update will TRY to be posted by Saturday, March 16th, at midnight.   Hello everyone!  It has been two weeks since we last spoke.  For the most part, these two weeks have been uneventful from the health side of things.  I have been able to work, and I’m honestly feeling really good.  My […]

Day 184 – Saturday (02/23/19)

Next blog update will TRY to be posted by Saturday, March 9th, at midnight.   Hello everyone!  This past week was another very busy week.  We will start with the endoscopy.  The procedure went smoothly.  The doctor took several pictures to show me, and said that he really saw nothing wrong.  The only thing he […]

Day 177 – Saturday (02/16/19)

Next blog update will TRY to be posted by Saturday, February 23rd, at midnight.   Hello everyone!  I wish I was able to come to you with fantastic news for this weekly update.  Unfortunately, the reality is I was thrown a curve-ball this week.  Lets break this into two parts.  Part one went as planned.  […]

Day 170 – Saturday (02/09/19)

Next blog update will TRY to be posted by Saturday, February 16th, at midnight.   Hello everyone!  Below you will see my 3 PET scans so far, and the progress we have made between each one.  You will notice in the latest one, you can’t even make out the outline of Blobby anymore. So, what […]

Day 159 – Tuesday (01/29/19)

Next blog update will TRY to be posted by Saturday, February 9th, at midnight.   Hello everyone!  Please make sure to note the next blog posting day.  I’m going to wait two weeks, because I don’t see anything changing in my status before then.  That post though (on February 9th) should be packed with info, […]