Tag Archives: pancreas

today is my cancerversary

Those of you who are keeping track know it’s my cancerversary today. Three years ago today I was called into a little exam room with my gastroenterologist, a heptologist, my parents, and a picture of a liver on the wall, … Continue reading

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not-so-simple life

There’s a song I like called “Simple Life” by The Weepies. The beginning goes like this, “I get up in the morning, put the kettle on, make us some coffee, say ‘hey’ to the sun…” I used to do this too, … Continue reading

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water under the bridge

I have become so immersed and so comfortable in my world of cancer that I forgot how weird it is to be 26, look normal, and have cancer. I have so many friends my age with cancer now, I take … Continue reading

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drinking and being irresponsible

One thing I really miss about being healthy is that I always had the freedom to do what I wanted without really having to plan ahead. Particularly when it comes to drinking alcohol. (Also, when it comes to medical bills.) I was … Continue reading

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housekeeping: part 1

It has recently come to my attention that my About section may have been a little misleading, so I made it more clear and explained “pancreatic neuroendocrine cancer” a little better. I am now so used to all of the medical … Continue reading

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