It sure feels nice to not be George Jetson at the breakfast table anymore.
Days 2 (today) and 3 (tomorrow) of my chemo regimen consists of this wonderful chemical breakfast supplement (from left to right): Ondansetron (to prevent nausea) Allopurinol (to protect kidneys) Dexamethasone (to prevent nausea) Cyclophosphamide (CHEMO) Fludarabine (CHEMO) Not to be taken on an empty stomach!
Suffice it to say that the Ottawa Hospital’s Medical Daycare is not as fun as Daddy Daycare or any other daycare environment I’ve seen. No fun, no games, all serious. That’s not entirely true… the nurses are all incredible people with a very keen sense of humour and more compassion and empathy than one could …