Day Two

I chose to entitle this blog update Day Two, because it is day two of chemotherapy. Yesterday I received treatments at approximately 6:30 pm and finished at 7:30. The treatments last about an hour, and are given through an IV. I do not notice that I am receiving the medicine because when I am not getting the medicine I receive IV fluids. The nurses have told me to expect some of the side effects to kick in anywhere from a couple of hours after my first treatment to a couple of days after my first treatment. So far, I have not had any side effects other than feeling slightly nauseous before bed last night, but nothing too major. Praying the side effects do not come and if they do I pray they come lightly. I love the nurses here. Everyone is sweet and kind to me, taking the time to remember me and being patient with me. I miss my brother and sister at home, but nobody tell them that! I have made a new friend today, her name is Jaime. She is also 17 and in the cancer wing as well. I really do not have much to talk about, because I slept a majority of the day. I would like to suggest that you check out my friend, Luke Reeder’s new blog: lucascraigblog.com Luke is one of my great friends who has recently decided to begin blogging as well. Hopefully I will feel like blogging again tomorrow. Please continue to keep not only myself, but the nurses, doctors and my family in your prayers.

12 thoughts on “Day Two

    1. Happy to hear from you…glad everything went well for you today. I am praying for you and thinking of you too. Your positive attitude is contagious. We love you….Shawn, Mark, Camille, Slade, Abby & Sophie

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  1. Kaden, I’m so relieved you have made it so well through these first 2 treatments. Thank you for remembering to blog!😄 I wait anxiously to hear from you each day, and am keeping you and your family in my prayers. Hang in there!💛

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  2. Enjoyed reading your blog! Yours will be the first blog that I will follow! I honestly didn’t really know what a blog was until now! Lol!! Basically like a journal! You are in our prayers!! Our God is the same today, yesterday and forever! His plans are not to harm you but to give you hope and a future!!! God bless sweet girl:)

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  3. Good morning Kaden
    You are such an amazing young girl. I love reading your journal. You are such an inspiration to me and everyone that reads your journsl. Words can’t describe. Your family is so proud of you. May God wrap his loving arms around you and hold you tight. I pray that today and everyday is a good and easy day for you. Talk to you later sweet girl.

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  4. As I read your post I wondered if that friend named Jamie happens to be Hispanic. My co-worker’s daughter is receiving chemo and radiation and is named Jamie. If it is her that is such an amazing coincidence! I hope both of you do well. I know each of you have many, many people praying for you!

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