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Jo C. Burzycki Patient Expert

Albuquerque, New Mexico
I'm a 35 year old mother and wife living with cancer. My two oldest children and I were... Full Bio
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What IS Men2a? Medullary Cancer?... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer What IS Men2a? Medullary Cancer? Pheochromocytomas? Hyperparathyroidism? * I previously posted this in December 2004 but with all the people who still visit this ... Read on »
Thank You Planet Cancer ! While ... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Thank You Planet Cancer ! While websurfing tonight I came across this awesome list that fits me so perfectly. Now I have new things to say when asked about ... Read on »
Perfect Example Of Jerky Doctor!... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Perfect Example Of Jerky Doctor! * I took out some of the curse words now that I'm not so upset * Well it seems I will be looking for a new rheumato ... Read on »
Please Keep Her In Your Thoughts... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Please Keep Her In Your Thoughts *Update- She's gone. Patsy passed away around 9:30 eastern time this evening, Sunday. Her breathing slowed and she was gone ... Read on »
Okay, Scratch That I was in love... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Okay, Scratch That I was in love with the blog title " Life's A Faught " until the teenager came up to me, read it, and then turned to me and said " Mom, you D ... Read on »
New Endocrinologist- Again I did... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer New Endocrinologist- Again I did see the new endocrinologist in May and she seems much better than the one I saw when we first moved here . She even has anot ... Read on »
Insurance Companies Suck Too I f... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Insurance Companies Suck Too I filed a formal complaint with our insurance company ( Lovelace Health ) on Dr. Jerk Rheumatologist in hopes that they would ac ... Read on »
Lyme Disease and Pediatric Medul... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Lyme Disease and Pediatric Medullary Thyroid Cancer I received two emails recently and wanted to pass on the information from them in hopes that it will help so ... Read on »
August 20, 2007 I finally receiv... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer August 20, 2007 I finally received the results of my ultrasound from the doctor's office yesterday and supposedly it showed nothing. That's right, a big fat NOTHI ... Read on »
Long Time No Post I have so much... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Long Time No Post I have so much to post about I just don't have the energy to do it. I'm sorry. Let's see what is new since last time... -I'v ... Read on »
No Hump No Hump Just Ugly Little... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer No Hump No Hump Just Ugly Little Lumps They are soooooooo not lovely either!! Well I got my Octreotide Scans results back today and it wasn't what I was expecti ... Read on »
2007 Is Ending With A Bang! I kn... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer 2007 Is Ending With A Bang! I know it has been awhile since I've posted to any of my blogs and I'm sorry. I know it lost me alot of readers but that just can't ... Read on »
Being Sick Sucks!!! Considering ... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Being Sick Sucks!!! Considering how lame that post title is that should tell you just how sick I am. LOL. What started out as a simple cold over two weeks ago h ... Read on »
Life And Almost Death I figured ... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Life And Almost Death I figured that title covered both things I am posting about today. LOL. First, the story about what a shitty month February was... ... Read on »
As always, things here are never... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer As always, things here are never boring. Since my last post Monkeyboy got a bug bite on his bottom lip and we have had a wonderful run in with MRSA, the results ... Read on »
NOW I Have Reached The Limit... ... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer NOW I Have Reached The Limit... and I really just can't do this anymore. So anyone wanna know what all the swelling in my neck from my surgery on the 1 ... Read on »
Dammit. Just Dammit. Yesterday I... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Dammit. Just Dammit. Yesterday I had my surgery to remove the lymph node that has been pressing on my carotid artery. Everything went fine and I busted out of t ... Read on »
Do You Find This Creepy? * this ... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Do You Find This Creepy? * this is not a paid post or advertising post but a real question from me personally .* I've been thinking about this lately a ... Read on »
Update on Breast Lump and Node i... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven 2 Comments Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Update on Breast Lump and Node in Neck I felt so kinky on Monday, I got felt up by a chic while two guys watched. GO ME!!!! Okay so what really hap ... Read on »
Now You See It, Now You Don't Wh... by Jo C. Burzycki Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Cancer Now You See It, Now You Don't What is it about me that makes tumors or " possible " tumors in my body want to play hide ~n~ seek with imaging equipment? Yesterd ... Read on »