Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Katherine Ahlquist
18 followers
18 followers
About
Posts

Post has attachment
**
I know it has been a while here, but things are going well.  It has been almost a year since I last posted.  Although I have several drafts of things over the last ten months, it turns out the final months of my treatment were the hardest to write about.  I...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
We Have a Winner?
I get the call on August 12th, two days after I find out that my cancer is in remission. I have been accepted into the study with the drug aflibercept, and I have been randomly chosen to be in the group that will be receiving the drug. I think this is good ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
Victory Day!
August 10, 2015 Today is Victory Day in Rhode Island, our annual August day off.  I have enjoyed a weekend, and still have an extra day.  Of course, the list of things to do today is long, but first on my list is a visit to Fain 3 to return my chemo pump.  ...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Pet Scan Misery
I have a new date for my PET scan, August 5th at 730 in the morning. There is only onePET scan machine in the area, located at RI hospital, so getting an appointment takes a little time. This is why it is so frustrating my last scan cancelled, you can not g...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
And the Answer is. . .
July 14, 2015 My appointment with Dr. Safran is at 12:40pm today.  This is not the best time for me, it is right at the start of baby nap time.  I call in Allie to help Sara while I am out, help get the kids through lunch and walk over to Fain 3. I am calle...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment
Wednesday, April 15
It has been a month since I last posted on my blog.  It saddens me to think I have let so much time pass.  I had been working so hard for so long to get caught up to real time, and once again, I was there.  I was all caught up.  And then I stopped.  I stopp...
Add a comment...

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
My Second MRI
My first MRI experience was back in October of last year. It was just past the half way point in my folfox treatment, on a rainy night after work. Everything was so new and interesting.  It is early, Sunday morning, July 12. I have an appointment for an MRI...
Add a comment...
Wait while more posts are being loaded