Am I Going To Die? We arrived at Children's Hospital of Los Angeles on January 14th, and by the 19th I was receiving my first dose of chemotherapy. Several big things happened during this week. I had my first bone marrow aspiration and spinal tap procedures outside of the surgery, and my aunt cut my hair super … Continue reading Am I Going to Die?
Acute Myelocytic Leukemia, My Childhood Cancer Diagnosis It was 1988, the year that changed everything. I was a happy nine year old girl living in Las Vegas, Nevada with my parents and almost four year old brother, Aaron. In December, 1987 I was in a Christmas play at our local born again Christian church, Calvary. I … Continue reading Acute Myelocytic Leukemia, My Childhood Cancer Diagnosis