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#1051 Mind Left Body

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 05:13 PM

Hope you are feeling better today Nancy! Hoping the PT is helpful :heart:

#1052 sarah b.

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 05:50 PM

Yeah, dad and acu/nap. :)

#1053 joecool

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 08:04 PM

hey hey! thinking of you today! that's become part of my routine! think of nancy. send good healing, comfort, calm, peace, and love vibes and prayers! hope you had a great day, and you get some good rest tonight!
see ya ! :heart:

#1054 tyedyedee

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 10:12 PM

so nancy, have you decided if you want scarves or hats?
just wondering...i saw some really cute ones the other day and wondered if you are getting peppered with them or not...
they were really light and good for summer, and i thought of you :smile:

are you still doing the no sugar thing?
does that include fresh fruit?

just wondering...

hope you are well
glad you have people nearby who drop in and help you out :heart:

#1055 nancykind

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 12:20 AM

i :heart: acupuncture! :) felt good all day today. but, Cassady is not well. i'm trying not to stress, what will be will be, doing my best, blah blah blah, but. well.... you guys know how it is. and i just do NOT need this right now!!!! but i'm trying not to stress, what will be will be, doing my best, blah blah blah, but. i took her in to the vet tonight and they took blood and some results will be back tomorrow and the rest not until friday. i've got her in my bedroom by herself, for the next few days i guess. we'll see what happens in the litter box. other than that PT went well today, will be going once a week, and i had a nice lunch with my dad. thanks for all the good vibes, they help! :) :heart: :) i have a few scarves and Angel just sent me some gorgeous ones so i've been trying to figure out a hat or two. it couldn't be at all scratchy on the inside i know, but i don't want to wear a cartman hat either! :)

#1056 joecool

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 11:14 AM

love, good vibes, prayers, thoughts, and more love coming to you and cassady! glad you like the acupuncture! glad it helps!
thinking of you today! :heart:

#1057 Tabbooma

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 11:33 AM

:bigsmile:

#1058 Tim the Beek

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 12:12 PM

((((Nancy)))) still, and always!

#1059 B. Diddy

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 01:03 PM

Hope you have a stress-free day, Nancy. Much love to you and Cassady.

#1060 nancykind

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 02:34 PM

Cassady seems to be peeing okay but so did Zevon at first so we'll see..... dropped her urine sample off this morning, went out to breakfast, and then went to the hospital for my mid-round checkup. my bloodwook :funny1: is not bad! :D my white cell count is as low as they'd ever want it to be on a treatment day but since it's mid treatment, it's really pretty darned acceptable right now. my anc count - that counts one particular type of white cell - is below normal where if it were treatment day they'd have to delay but since i'm at my expected low point they think that it's pretty good, too. so overall and considering, it was all pretty good news. :thup: oh, and even though i feel like i've been stuffing my face all the time, i didn't lose or gain a single pound - yay me. :)

#1061 nikkiblue

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 02:42 PM

Yay! How about I lose all the weight FOR you!!! lol. <3 Jeesh..Nancy,.. you did all this and it's only 10:42? impressive. lol.

#1062 nikkiblue

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 02:44 PM

So, How Do you actually GET a urine sample from a cat???? lol.

#1063 Lemireacle

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 02:55 PM

That's great to hear, nancy! Keep fighting the good fight!! :) :heart:

#1064 nancykind

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 03:34 PM

So, How Do you actually GET a urine sample from a cat???? lol.



there's a couple of ways, actually. :lol: :lol:

with Tigger i could just slide something underneath her as she was getting ready to pee and she'd pee in whatever that was - a shallow lid to something for example. with Cassady i used the small litter box that she knows from when i'm scrubbing down the big one, and put just a tiny bit, like a tablespoon, of litter in it. when she peed last night most of it was absorbed by the litter - good shot! - but this morning there was liquid i could pour into an old pill bottle.

#1065 Karen

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 03:53 PM

Be well Cassady! Mama needs you to be :heart:

(((Nancy)))

#1066 Mutant

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 04:37 PM

Thinking about you today and every day, Nancy. Continued healing vibes are flowing your way, and some for Cassady too. :heart: :heart:

#1067 B. Diddy

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Posted 05 April 2012 - 07:55 PM

(((our fuzzy babies)))

#1068 joecool

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Posted 06 April 2012 - 01:52 PM

much love and great and wonderful vibes to nancy and cassady! :heart:

#1069 nikkiblue

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Posted 06 April 2012 - 02:07 PM

there's a couple of ways, actually. :lol: :lol: with Tigger i could just slide something underneath her as she was getting ready to pee and she'd pee in whatever that was - a shallow lid to something for example. with Cassady i used the small litter box that she knows from when i'm scrubbing down the big one, and put just a tiny bit, like a tablespoon, of litter in it. when she peed last night most of it was absorbed by the litter - good shot! - but this morning there was liquid i could pour into an old pill bottle.


Thanks! Hopefully I wont need to try that anytime soon... lol. (((Cassady)))

#1070 Karen

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Posted 06 April 2012 - 03:42 PM

Hi Nancy!

Hope you feel as good as you can and enjoy the weekend :)

#1071 nancykind

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Posted 06 April 2012 - 04:06 PM

thanks! i am going to try not wearing my wonder woman (anti nausea) bracelets for the first time today and see how it goes.

#1072 KrisNYG

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Posted 06 April 2012 - 04:36 PM

XOXOXO :)

#1073 Royal

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Posted 06 April 2012 - 05:21 PM

Nancy, my thoughts and prayers are with you today and always. :heart:



just reminding you of what i said on Feb 1st. Be well Nancy, I am glad to see that you're a fighter!

#1074 sarah b.

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Posted 07 April 2012 - 06:51 PM

Good luck, Wonder Nancy! If your concern is aesthetic, there are acupuncture seeds that look like tiny band-aids that EJ can put on that spot for you. I hope all good news for you and Cassady, going forward. Glad all seems to be going as well as it can. ((Yay!)) <3

#1075 sarah b.

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Posted 07 April 2012 - 06:53 PM

Good luck, Wonder Nancy! If your concern is aesthetic, there are acupuncture seeds that look like tiny band-aids that EJ can put on that spot for you. I hope all good news for you and Cassady, going forward. Glad all seems to be going as well as it can. ((Yay!)) <3

#1076 nikkiblue

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Posted 07 April 2012 - 06:57 PM

how did it feel without the bracelets?

#1077 Misha

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 01:57 PM

Cassady seems to be peeing okay but so did Zevon at first so we'll see..... dropped her urine sample off this morning, went out to breakfast, and then went to the hospital for my mid-round checkup. my bloodwook :funny1: is not bad! :D my white cell count is as low as they'd ever want it to be on a treatment day but since it's mid treatment, it's really pretty darned acceptable right now. my anc count - that counts one particular type of white cell - is below normal where if it were treatment day they'd have to delay but since i'm at my expected low point they think that it's pretty good, too. so overall and considering, it was all pretty good news. :thup: oh, and even though i feel like i've been stuffing my face all the time, i didn't lose or gain a single pound - yay me. :)


When my Dad's bwhite blood cell count gets low during chemo, they give him a shot (it's happened 2 times so far) and the following week his count is through the roof :bigsmile: !

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 02:26 PM

Glad the acu. helped. Rest and relaxing vibes! :heart:

#1079 nancykind

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 08:04 PM

When my Dad's bwhite blood cell count gets low during chemo, they give him a shot (it's happened 2 times so far) and the following week his count is through the roof :bigsmile: !

neulasta? i get that the day after every treatment. i haven't asked specifically, what they would do if my count was 1000 on the off-week, so there could very well be another droog or maybe i'd get that again. hmmm, not sure.....

#1080 TEO

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 08:12 PM

Much Love <3

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#1081 nancykind

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 08:30 PM

awwww, cute babies. :) :heart:

#1082 foo

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 09:41 PM

You are such a strong amazing women! You have such strength, courage , heart and soul! <3

#1083 nancykind

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Posted 08 April 2012 - 10:29 PM

thank you foo. i appreciate it and take it to heart. :) :heart:

i'm doing fine w/out the bracelets now Nikki. i know when i don't need them because i can also tell when they are working - i get head rushes, of various intensities. without the bracelets those head rushes would correspond with the intensity of the wave of nausea including most likely, the rather unpleasant activity associated with same. :crook:

but i'm definitely enjoying feeling good these last few, and next couple of, days. i know they are precious now, acupuncture or no acupuncture! :thup: :)

#1084 sarah b.

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 12:12 AM

Far out (head rushes). Glad you're so tuned in, and feeling well. :) <3

#1085 August West

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 01:07 AM

nancy your the best kitty mom!

acupuncture rocks :heart:


#1086 Karen

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 11:13 AM

Good morning Nancy!

Yay for feeling good!

#1087 joecool

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 11:15 AM

hope you had a great weekend! glad you're doing good even without the bracelet! yayyyy for no nausea!!
still sending you good, great, and wonderful vibes, thoughts, and prayers!
know you are loved! :heart:

#1088 nancykind

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 11:18 AM

good morning Joe, i love youuuuuu! :)

:loveeye:

#1089 ladygingechilla

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 12:10 PM

Gooooodmorning! <3

#1090 Tim the Beek

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 12:24 PM

((((Nancy))))

Hope you're finding some smiles on the path!

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#1091 Wende

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 12:46 PM

Sending some love and thoughts to you Nancy. <3

#1092 sums

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 02:36 PM

nancy, i bought some raw, organic sauerkraut at the grower's market this weekend and thought about you:

http://www.nutraingr...f-breast-cancer

http://www.midvalley...Sauerkraut.html

#1093 joecool

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 03:18 PM

good morning Joe, i love youuuuuu! :) :loveeye:


yayyyyy!! love ya back!

#1094 mountain mama

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 03:19 PM

thoughts of you, beautiful nancykind...

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#1095 nancykind

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 11:36 PM

nancy, i bought some raw, organic sauerkraut at the grower's market this weekend and thought about you: http://www.nutraingr...f-breast-cancer http://www.midvalley...Sauerkraut.html


'the association of sauerkraut and lower rates of breast cancer among polish immigrants', huh? :undecided:

because it couldn't have been the turkey kielbasa, could it. :plain:

:wink: :funny1:

#1096 nancykind

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Posted 09 April 2012 - 11:37 PM

thanks mm. :)

and thank you for the little notepads, joe and cheryl! tooo cute, love the piggy with the purse. i have a friend who loves pigs, she's going to go nuts over those. thank you. :) :heart:

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Posted 10 April 2012 - 12:56 AM

glad your tummy is cooperating a bit through these treatments, but i bet you look great in the wonder-woman bracelets. and you are totally my kitty hero .. collecting pee ... wow.

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Posted 10 April 2012 - 01:09 AM

keep feelin good, Nancypants!!!! hugs

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Posted 10 April 2012 - 05:43 AM

i'll have to study up on the relationship of turkey kielbasa to lowered breast cancer rates :funny1:

this sauerkruat is seriously good, whatever else it does :thup:

#1100 nancykind

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Posted 10 April 2012 - 11:36 AM

yeah, you never know - maybe there's something we're missing! :lol:

:woot: one more good day. :) :thup: