When Time Stands Still

I will never forget the moment time stopped.  It was 4:30 on a Monday afternoon.  It was hot, early June.  I was deep in thought as I walked my dog. I was thinking about how to get my 11 year old fed and to his baseball game.  I was worried he wouldn't get a hit, … Continue reading When Time Stands Still

Breaking Up With My Oncologist

I've decided to ditch my oncologist (gyn/oc = gynecological oncologist). The protocol for high grade serous epithelial stage 3B  ovarian cancer is 5 years of follow-ups.  During those 5 year Dr's are supposed to see you every 3 months, draw a CA125 every 3 months and, if there is a rise in the CA 125 … Continue reading Breaking Up With My Oncologist

Yo Doc – Why You Gotta Be So Rude?

I view Dr’s as better than me, in the sense that they are smarter, more motivated, make more money, have more status, look great in white and, in a curious twist,  are fairly good looking.  (How is that fair, by the way?)  On a human level though, which ultimately we all are, I know they … Continue reading Yo Doc – Why You Gotta Be So Rude?