Monthly Archives: January 2014

Crowd-sourcing treatment options

To everyone who has offered to help me argue for compassionate-care access to a MEK-inhibitor, thank you. Less than 24 hours after my last post, a friend contacted someone she knows at Novartis on my behalf and he, in turn, … Continue reading

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Not much left to do but wait

I take offense to the idea that I am “battling” cancer (sorry, Dad, I know you have talked about me fighting cancer, but I just don’t see it that way). I’m not engaged in warfare, I’m living my life with … Continue reading

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New year

It’s been awhile since I’ve posted anything because there really hasn’t been much to post. The symptoms I had on the last trial pretty much went away after I stopped the drug, and the weekly Taxol treatments I was receiving … Continue reading

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