Category Archives: The Good Cancer

My God is Awesome…

Good Monday Morning Friends…Church service yesterday was just what my spirit needed.Sometimes you don’t know what your spirit needs until it receives it!God is always on time isn’t he?One of the songs the Youth Choir sang was “My God is … Continue reading

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Project Pink

{Project Pink} is a fun and touching day that Marilyn at The ArtsyGirl Connection invited me to be part of it.  It’s a day to dedicate our blogs to Breast Cancer For A DAY. And of course i was more than willing.  As … Continue reading

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Good Bad Sexy Sucky Crazy Cancer!

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As you all know October is breast cancer awareness month! And thought i would bring some awareness to my end of the blog world! Not just about the breast but about people’s experiences with cancer.Cancer is good. Cancer is sexy. Cancer is bad. Cancer sucks! However you … Continue reading

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The Good Cancer: The Happy Beginning

My surgery was scheduled for 6.3.2011, a little over a month after Mr. Pancakes and i were married.  The entire time leading up to the surgery, i was anxious. I was anxious for the surgery to be completed so Mr. Pancakes … Continue reading

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The Good Cancer: Fear vs. Faith?

One of the challenging periods during this storm in my life has been my faith in God versus the emotional side of being human, aka: fear!  Although i trusted that God will get me out of this storm too, i … Continue reading

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The Good Cancer: Treatment Pathway

The treatment for thyroid cancer usually consists of surgical removal of the thyroid gland (thyroidectomy),  radioiodine remnant ablation and long term monitoring. I will explain these in details.ThyroidectomyA delicate procedure because the thyroid gland is surrounded by many blood vessels … Continue reading

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The Good Cancer: Causes and Types of Thyroid Cancer

The causes of thyroid cancer are many.  Radiation–People exposed to high levels of radiation are much more likely than others to develop papillary or follicular thyroid cancer. (i received an xray during a dental appointment once!)Family history–Medullary thyroid cancer can … Continue reading

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The Good Cancer: What Does the Thyroid Do Anyway?

Before i went in for the biopsy, i really did not know the function of my thyroid.  I remember Oprah mentioning it in an episode.  Therefore, i knew the thyroid had something to do with weight gain.  But the purpose … Continue reading

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The Good Cancer: The Beginning

Thank you everyone for your well wishes.  By the grace of God, I am doing great. I didn’t really want to talk about this because (in the beginning) it was too emotionally draining.  But I have been through treatment and … Continue reading

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