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Me and my Bladder Cancer

by JimWade

Taking the Journey

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  • 06 October 2010 at 15:17

    Here we go again

    My wife Ann has had severe problems with her legs the past several years, this had been diagnosed as Cryoglubulemia (sp). Over the past year this h...

  • 28 September 2010 at 11:42

    Good and Not so Good

    Today I went back for my yearly check with my surgeon following the Scan last week and the flush and uroscopy earlier. Everything is clear there is...

  • 20 July 2010 at 14:06

    A Year ago today

    It was a year ago today my 62nd birthday I went in for my surgery...Can not believe where the year has gone. Thankfully it has all been pretty smoo...

  • 29 March 2010 at 22:34

    Maggies Day

    Not much has gone on the last month. Been catching up on reading and making a start to spring/summer chores in the yard. It will be n ice to be abl...

  • 02 March 2010 at 22:57

    Last visit for a while

    After spending a snowy February in the US with family I arrived home yesterday at 3 in the afternoon, which gave me a good chance to catch up on sl...

  • 12 January 2010 at 16:00

    New Year New outlook

    I can honestly say I was glad to see the end of 2009 and 2010 has started in the best possible way. SInce my last entry and going through the holid...

  • 10 December 2009 at 19:44


    Since the last entry things have been good, getting some walking and swimming in regularly.  Three weeks ago I was invited to some presentatio...

  • 14 November 2009 at 10:36

    We're getting there

    AT last after a four week struggle with colds etc. I am beginning to see the back end of all this. I feel the best I have in a month, no stuffed no...

  • 27 October 2009 at 15:31

    Good News after a bad week or two

    Today I returned to Oncology for a check-up and things went well. My weight is stable at pre-op level. Im showing more hair. Overall the Dr was ver...

  • 15 September 2009 at 14:05


    The last couple of weeks has flown by. I am really getting myself back in routine. I now go for walks twice a day that add up to about an hour and ...

  • 03 September 2009 at 08:43

    Encouraging News

    Saw my surgeon or rather his registrar this past Tuesday. He confirmed what we heard from Oncology the week before about the Histology results on B...

  • 30 August 2009 at 09:16

    Still moving forward

    This past week things are still moving forward and in a positive manner. Following on to my visit to my GP I had some some blood work done on Monda...

  • 23 August 2009 at 14:33

    One step foreward two back

    The past few days have been a bit of a disappointment. Just as I was starting to get into a routine that included two walks a day of about 30 mins ...

  • 17 August 2009 at 14:34

    Four Weeks On

    Its now been four weeks today since my urostomy. Things are going pretty well. Im getting around better. Am now taking two longish walks a day grad...

  • 09 August 2009 at 09:20

    Settling In

    Can't believe its been three weeks since the Urostomy. Been home a wek now and really feeling good. Appetitie is back and Im beginning to get aroun...

  • 05 August 2009 at 10:07


    I got home about 4 in the afternoon. It was a huge relief to be home. I could now relax properly and get on with things. It was sheer bliss to be b...

  • 05 August 2009 at 10:06


    I have now returned home after 13 days and 12 nights in the Churchill Urology Ward here in Oxford. I was operated on Monday the 20th (my 62nd Birth...

  • 17 July 2009 at 14:34

    All set for Surgery

    This week has been spent making final arrangements for the Urostomy on Monday. Tuesday had appointment for the pre-op assessment, discussed what wi...

  • 12 July 2009 at 09:35

    Things moving forward

    After a really bad end of last week, this week has been much better. I am by this point feeling very much better, appetite is pretty well back to n...

  • 06 July 2009 at 09:07

    Finished but certainly not easy

    Although the Chemo ended over a week ago, the lasting effects were the worst so far. The last four days have been awful. Although there has been no...

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