On a previous post I’ve talked about my challenges of living as a coeliac but I thought I would take the opportunity to post some of the benefits of a gluten free diet – and yes there are some benefits!!! Sorry I couldn’t resist this picture (above), I’m sure that will be me when … More My Top 10 benefits of a gluten free diet
Cycle 12 of Folfox chemotherapy finally arrived. At one point I never thought I’d get to the end of treatment on the basis of all the delays along the way. So how was cycle 12? Well it wasn’t straight forward (but then it never is with me!). On the day of my chemo they … More Chemotherapy done now let’s start living!
As part of my New Years resolution of “start living” is to go on a few holidays. Now for a coeliac or gluten intolerant person this can also be quite a challenge especially when travelling abroad. Who needs the stress on holiday of not knowing if there is going to be anywhere ‘safe’ to … More The challenges of travelling gluten free….
Picture courteous of Macmillan. Well I’m now on cycle 11 (of 12) of Folfox Chemo (taking Oxilaplatin (1 day) and 5FU (pump for 2 days) every two weeks). Whilst I only have one more treatment left, every cycle is a huge challenge both physically and psychologically and I wanted to share with you my personal … More My Insights – Coping with the side effects of Chemotherapy