The waiting is the hardest part

As Mike posted in the last blog post the Keytruda has stopped working, and his tumor is growing again. It’s been a couple weeks of ups and downs, and I just didn’t feel like posting anything. Suddenly my emotional block… Continue Reading

Treatment 24 of Immunotherapy and Scan Results

Treatment 24 of the immunotherapy drug is in the books my friends! Mike had a long, long day at Ohio State last Friday with scans and treatment. The scans showed stability, and no growth in the tumor. It still measures… Continue Reading

Grief is the consequence of Love

Cancer doesn’t take a break for anything or anyone. Mike got up Friday  morning  at 4am, and drove from Kentucky to Ohio State for treatment.  While we were in Kentucky he had another of the episodes of having difficulty breathing, and actually had… Continue Reading

Pictures are worth a Thousand Words!

The last year and a half in Review!..Winter 2013- June 2014-On chemo- Christmas Morning December 25, 2014- At Biopsy to see if candidate for Keytruda Clinical Trial- beginning of  March 2015- Mike went into the hospital 2 days later with… Continue Reading

Tell me again about Immunotherapy clinical trials?

When people ask me about the immunotherapy drug that Mike is on I struggle with how to explain it. Sometimes I get too technical, and I see their eyes glaze over,and sometimes even I can’t explain it. I think I… Continue Reading