Life Changes

Let me start of by saying that I could never have foreseen this to come in my near future.  But then again, if I had known what was in store for me,  I doubt I would have chosen this path.  Instead, I have walked the path and have been...
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Post Surgical Cough Blues

​A few weeks post surgery where they removed the upper right lobe of my lung and a small part of the lung to remove the cancerous tumour, I have had a cough which has been nagging.  Having read enough web sites including the American Cancer Soci...
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An update on my health

I just wanted to touch base with everyone.  My recovery has been on track for the most part.  I am now dealing with the post-surgical cough which I have been told is a normal part of this.   Where I work, I am on the phone 8 hours per ...
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Recovery Progress Weeks 2-3

When I wrote my last update, I was entering into my second week of recovery.  I am wanting to add an update to how things have been going for me.   Weeks 2 and 3 have been better for me.  I started out with having less days of needing ...
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Recovery Progress Week 1

My first week home from the surgery has been a roller coaster of sorts.  Let me back up a bit. On the 10th of this month, I went into OHSU to have my lung surgery performed.  It was a video assisted surgery where they went in through an inc...
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Upcoming Surgery

This is too much to post on Facebook, as I am going to go into detail here. I met with the surgeon last week and he is wanting to do a video assisted thorasic surgery.  Basically, they go in with a small camera and tools without opening up my ch...
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An update on my lungs

Earlier this month, I went into OHSU for my scheduled Bronchoscopy to determine what is going on with the mass in my lung.  Overall, the procedure was fairly easy to do and after everything was said and done, the doctor after the procedure told ...
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Important Update on my lungs

I know I posted a while back about the cough I had and how they wanted me to have an exam done on my lungs.  A while has passed and I figured I would share some more information from what has gone on so far. Let's start off with last year, I met...
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