2019-02-05 Living with Cancer – Day 701

Today was not a good day. For the most part, today was a repeat of the last three days, dealing with stomach cramps, dizziness, sweating and lack of concentration. Like yesterday, I had a hard time doing anything because of the lack of energy. I dozed off many times, which did not help to get things done. Hopefully, soon there will be a better day.

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2018-11-29 Recovery Day 633

Today was starting to be a better day. I still have my cold, which is starting to get better. I got up early today at 8:30, a sign I felt better. However, after breakfast, I started to have a bit of a cold sweat. Make a long story short, I ended up with my temperature going circling from 100.2F to 96.8F. Drinking lots of water and taking the medication when needed. I took some DayQuil hours before my Radiation session to ensure that my coughing was controlled during my session.

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2018-11-28 Recovery Day 632

Today was again not a good day. My cold is still there but did not get worse. I stayed in bed until about 10:00. In the morning my temperature was 100.4F, it took some time for it to drop, but it finally did, staying for most of the day around 99.1F. I took some DayQuil hours before my Radiation session to ensure that my coughing was controlled during my session. At day end my cough got worse again.

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2018-11-27 Recovery Day 631

Today was again not a good day. My cold was still there but did not get worse. I stayed in bed until about 10:00. In the morning my temperature was 100.4F, taken Tylenol got the temperature down. My running nose started to slow down, however, it was replaced by coughing, I finally took some DayQuil for it. At day end my cough got worse again.

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2018-11-25 Recovery Day 629

You may wonder why was yesterday’s article not posted until today. There is a simple explanation, I came down with a cold and spend yesterday resting and sleeping. Below is the article for yesterday.


Today was not a good day! Health-wise, I woke up with no pains in my shoulder blades, or in my right rib location. I also had no dizziness or stomach issues. However, I started to get a sore throat and as the day progressed my nose did not stop running.

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2018-11-24 Recovery Day 628

Today was not a good day! Health-wise, I woke up with no pains in my shoulder blades, or in my right rip location. I also had no dizziness or stomach issues. So, why was it not a good day? As the day progressed my shoulder, rip and hip pains started to get active, increasing in pain level by the hour. Further, I started to get a sore throat and a runny nose. In other words, I got a cold!

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2018-11-23 Recovery Day 627

Today was another good day! Health-wise, it was again a good day, I woke up with light pains in my shoulder blades, and none in my right rip location. I also had a little bit of dizziness but no stomach issues, I took my medication, which helped eliminate the dizziness very quickly. For most of the day, the only health-related pain/discomfort I had was in my right shoulder plate.

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2018-11-22 Recovery Day 626

Today was a good day! Health-wise, it was a good day, I woke up with light pains in my shoulder blades, very little in my right rip location. I also had a little bit of dizziness and stomach issues, I took my medication, which helped eliminate the two very quickly. For most of the day, the only health-related pain/discomfort I had was in my right shoulder plate. The radiation seems to start kicking in and relieving the pain in a number of location.

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2018-11-21 Recovery Day 625

Today was another so-so day! Health-wise, I woke up with light pains in my shoulder blades and right rip location. I also had a little bit of dizziness and stomach issues, I took my medication, which helped eliminate the two. I rested for a bit before I ate some toast and had some tea. My stomach settled down allowing me to take my morning medication. For most of the day, my stomach felt a bit fluffy and the pain levels were manageable.

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