Today is the anniversary of my last day of chemo. It's so strange to me that it was three years ago. I remember being so scared of the chemo, of losing my hair, of what it would feel like.
Now, it feels like a million years ago. I'd shave my head again now, doesn't feel like a big deal. In fact, it was kind of fun playing around with different styles. I'm a million more times afraid that I'll never get to eat anything close to normal again than I was of chemo. But of course, fear changes with every new crisis.
I had 18 weeks of Taxol and 7 weeks of Carboplatin. I had an adverse reaction to the Taxol the first time so that's why I ended up with an extra dose of the Carboplatin. Most ovarian cancer patients get six weeks of each with two week breaks in between.Read More