Weekly Round Up


Time for this week’s round-up of the best of the blog posts which I’ve read over the past week. These are the posts that have moved me, taught me something, inspired me, and which I’ve wanted to share with you. Don’t forget if you have written a post which you would like readers to see, just leave a comment below.

This weekend my US-based friends are celebrating a Fourth of July weekend. Nancy shares some happy and bittersweet memories of past celebrations.

A beautiful post from Audrey on radical compassion.

Congratulations to Amy whose article on BRCA was recently published in the AJMC-Oncology.

Kathi tackles the topic of cancer-related fatigue in her latest blog.

Another type of fatigue is up for discussion on Becky‘s blog – chemo-infusion related fatigue.

Caroline busts the myth that drinking green tea prevents cancer.

Wonderfully eclectic blog by Yvonne this week.

A reminder to be mindful of the impact of what Stephanie terms “the cascading of sensory information” when we are confronted with a reminder of cancer.

Lisa is celebrating some very good scan results.

Terri shares thoughts on regaining intimacy after reconstructive surgery.

A poignant reflection by Grace on being a bride without your Mom by your side.

How do you cope with the tense and anxious waiting time in between oncology appointments? Catherine F. offers some tips.

Do you have a Health Squawk to share?  A short quote illustrating something ridiculous or humorous in health care?  If you do, Sue would like to hear from you.

Until next week,

Yours with love

Marie xxx