Ob-12

And another funny thing......

by Ob-12

Diagnosed with vulval cancer and trying to maintain my sense of humour.

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  • And another funny thing......

    I’m still laughing!

    It’s been almost 2 months since I last blogged. It might seem like I have had a dreary time with nothing even remotely amusing to write about. The truth is that following the end of radiotherapy I was so exhausted I couldn’t be bothered! The 2 weeks after treatment ended were tough. And then there was Christmas and the kids were home which was lovely...
  • And another funny thing......

    25 days being cooked!

    I haven’t added to my blog for a while - not because I haven’t had a laugh along the way but because after 25 days of radiotherapy plus the weekly chemo dose I have been too shattered to write it down. Today should have been my final radiotherapy session but due to machine breakdown yesterday was cancelled. It felt like a bitter blow but I got over...
  • And another funny thing......

    Toilet obsession part 2

    I have appreciated the comments on the last post. Reassuring to know that others have similar tales. Yesterday was chemo day and the lovely staff are always keen to check I am emptying out - to the point of adding to my obsession. The routine is tricky. Unplug the pump, wheel it carefully way across the room to the loo carefully avoiding the randomly...
  • And another funny thing......

    I think I’ve developed a toilet obsession!

    What could be more stressful than actually undergoing treatment? The journey there that’s what. Who’d have guessed? The actual getting there is taking it’s toll. The hospital in reality is only 45 minutes away and we are told to allow 20 minutes from the outskirts of the city to the hospital. I have to factor into this enough time to drink 3 cups...
  • And another funny thing......

    Biggest laugh for weeks!

    Last night I was kept awake ....something made me laugh for longer than I have in ages and it didn’t involve my story. We were settling to sleep when lovely husband says ‘There’s something weird on my lower back, feels like a scab or something’ After much shuffling around he decided to get up and nip to check it out in the bathroom mirror. I was...