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Katelyn Spence
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My name is Katelyn and I have Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia.
My name is Katelyn and I have Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia.

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On November 12, 2012 I began a journey that I never saw coming. It was that day that I learned that cancer is an equal opportunity offender and I was its victim. I was enlisted in a club that I never wanted to join. I was enlisted knowing very little, never...

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Where has the time gone! The past few months have been busy, I feel like yesterday was summer.  October I participated in Light the Night for the second year. Again, I was honored and overwhelmed by everyone's generosity. Team one step @ a time raised quite...

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I feel like I blog less and less. It gets a little hectic with work and treatment, but I’m still plugging along. On top of my busy schedule, I’m fundraising for Light the Night! On October 18, 2014 I’ll be walking in Light the Night. This will be my second ...

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About one year ago I started maintenance. I remember always counting down to “when I'm on maintenance”. Now it's talking about “when I'm done”. Being on maintenance hasn't been much easier than my other phases. Its still been an uphill battle. I've had one ...

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I’m not sure what happened to May (or half of June for that matter), but it came and went. May is typically busy with our anniversary and mom & dads birthday’s, but to top it all off, my butt was kicked after getting discharged from the hospital. I am just ...

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Today was my lucky day! After 5 nights, I was finally able to come home. Tonight I will finally able to get some much needed rest. It’s nice to be home with my girl Subie (and of course Chris). She has spent most of the day by my side, snuggling on the couc...

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Well…I was unexpectedly admitted to Smilow yesterday
afternoon with neutropenic fever. So I’m blogging from NP 11 tonight.   All is well, I just have to get IV antibiotics
for a couple of days. I also need to stay fever free which isn’t going so well
for me...

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Wow, I guess I’ve been away for quite some time now. I’ve been crazy busy adjusting to work. It gets a little hectic at times with trips to Smilow and physical therapy, but it’s going good. I’ve had a couple busy months of figuring out how to live my life. ...

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I know I’ve been MIA for a bit, but I have a good excuse. I’ve
been busy getting back into the swing of working! I’m the proud new full time
APRN for the Hematology/Oncology department at MidState Medical Center. I’ve been
back to work for just over three w...

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One year ago today, my life changed in a matter of seconds.
One second I was a busy student/nurse/wife/daughter/friend, and the next, I had
ALL. I went into survival mode. The weeks following my diagnosis are still a
blur, going to countless appointments an...
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