Monthly Archives: January 2011

Around and Around We Go

We are now 6 days into this fourth round of chemo, and as usual, it has been a bit of a roller coaster ride. I haven’t posted since before this round started, mainly just because of the ups and downs. … Continue reading

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One More Round

Well, it looks like I have a little bit more time before I have to make my final decision. We have decided to do one more round of chemo, starting on Monday. Doctor Rosen looked at my leg on Thursday … Continue reading

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Decisions

Well, there isn’t much new to report these days. I’m just hanging out at home, in between chemo treatments, and have one more consultation set up with a surgeon here in NYC tomorrow morning. We had one with the NYU … Continue reading

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Boston

We rented a car and drove to Boston this week to meet with a couple of surgeons. We got there Tuesday night and stayed in the Cambridge area, next to Harvard. After a great seafood dinner I hobbled around in … Continue reading

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Quick Update

Life is pretty uneventful when you are neutropenic in the hospital. I have been confined to my room for the past few days, trying to avoid germs. They hooked me up with the flat screen TV again though, which has … Continue reading

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Admitted

Medical term of the day: Neutropenia. This condition basically means that a person does not have enough of a certain type of white blood cell (neutrophils) that fight off infections. If your count is below 500 then you have severe … Continue reading

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Vampiric Tendencies

Being the trendy guy that I am, I have decided to jump on the vampire fad that is so popular these days and start living off the blood of others. My skin is about as white as those guys from … Continue reading

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Business as Usual

Well, the holidays are officially over and it’s back to business as usual. This time of year is always weird to me. During Christmas and New Years you get lulled into this lifestyle of delicious food, family and relaxation, and … Continue reading

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Bring on the New Year!

Happy New Year!!!! I hope that this finds everyone surrounded by family and friends, watching Alabama trounce Michigan State in the Capital One Bowl! Haha. Hopefully TCU – Wisconsin will be more of a contest. My girlfriend Ashley is here now, … Continue reading

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