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.

The pain and numbness from chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy — commonly referred to as CIPN — can severely impact the lives of patients with cancer. Brielle Benyon outlines some ways that patients can mitigate the intensity of the condition.

The topic on Episode 19 of Terri’s DiepC Journey podcast deals with delayed and revision breast reconstruction. 

Cathy is talking resilience this week.

Abigail posts about how she plans to track and record her symptoms as she goes through her current round of treatment. 

JoAnn writes about getting “her sexy back” after mastectomy.

Delighful hope-filled reflection from Connie this week.

Heather writes about her decision to go flat after mastectomy in a guest post on Surviving Breast Cancer. 

Barbara writes a loving tribute to honour the memory of her beloved brother.

Jennifer shares a unique and lovely idea for a gift for her son’s eighteenth birthday – a collection of eighteen inspirational books.

Finally this week, with the tragedy of event in Ukraine on our minds, you may be interested to read details from Sarah of a poetry project she is involved with to raise funds for Ukrainian refugees.

Until next week,

Yours with much love always

Marie xxx