Left turn at Albuquerque

19 October, 2017
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Yeah, we forgot to take it, and we ended up in Cleveland. The Thriller is back in the hospital for the time being. He was scheduled for two scans on Tuesday: a bone scan (they want to know why his …

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One of those weeks

14 October, 2017
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It’s definitely been that. It’s been one of those weeks when it’s much easier to list all the bad things than strive to find the good. Still…   I will celebrate the fact that another student has stepped up to …

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Onward

28 September, 2017
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It was good to get yesterday out of the way. The Thriller is understandably weary (Opdivo side effect), and we discussed his getting a port in his chest for the treatments, instead of being needle-mined every two weeks. I’d post …

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Whelmed

25 September, 2017
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Not overwhelmed or underwhelmed, but somewhere in between. Another pothole in the Thriller’s path appeared over the weekend, and landed him back in the hospital. It seems that since he started the Opdivo, he’s coughed/choked more. Of course, this isn’t …

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New theme song

7 September, 2017
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Move over, MJ. Here’s the Thriller’s new anthem:   The vocal cord repair surgery didn’t happen. Turns out both of his vocal cords are paralyzed — not just the one. So if the injection pushed one cord towards the center, it …

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