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One Wild Night by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma In fact, 2 Wild Nights living it up like the rich and famous; I have recently attained VIP status and there is even a pass to prove it! Way back in November, when I sp ... Read on »
In loving Memory: Sharon Carrick by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma When I was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s Lymphoma back in Feb 2010 I was told that this was a “good cancer.”  I was quoted 90% cure rates with first line treatment and told tha ... Read on »
I’m not old. Just older by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma 31. I am now the old age of 31. It’s not a special year, not a milestone like 21 or even 30. I didn’t have a massive party or share the date with some other life changing ... Read on »
Stop being so British by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma You could argue that right now is a great time to be British. We have a Royal wedding a few days away the Olympics and Paralympics in 2012, we have some half decent golfer ... Read on »
The Mysterious World of Steve Ward by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma Questionable;  Adjective (Doubtful, Uncertain) Synonyms: ambiguous, apocryphal, arguable, contingent, controversial, controvertible, cryptic, debatable, disputable, ... Read on »
Auf Wiedersehen, PET by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma I had a big decision to make when coming up with the title of this blog… add a question mark or not? I had another PET scan last week, in a wagon, we are trying to fin ... Read on »
Story of my Life (online) by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma It is now 1 year since I started this blog. A blog to update family and friends of my progress down what feels, at times, like a very unique road, a lost highway if you ... Read on »
365 days later by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma Welcome to 2011… …and almost a year to the day that I began to suspect something was seriously wrong. I can’t remember the exact dates, but about now I was somewhere ... Read on »
In summary by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma Hello again, has it been 3 weeks? Wow. Doesn’t time fly? There is a lot to cover today (get yourself a cuppa) and so I am splitting this entry into sections: 1.Ra ... Read on »
On the Radio(therapy) by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma OK, you’ll have to forgive me as I am a day behind with the news (babies and back to work eating up all of my time) but yesterday (Wednesday) I started my 15 day course of ... Read on »
Back to War by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma OK, so we’ve had a nice little treatment “Holiday” and with it a break from our battle with the Hodge, but now it’s time for battle to resume and its onwards to radiothera ... Read on »
It’s A Girl! by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma Hello everyone. It’s about blogging time to announce a very important arrival; Emily Anna Ward, who was born on the 14th October at 08:51, weighing 8lbs and 6oz! She i ... Read on »
Running Man by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma Hello gang… just a quickie. I wanted to pay tribute to my “Best Man” Mr Jamie Perry who, on the 10th October 2010, completed a 10k run on behalf of Cancer Research UK ... Read on »
99.6% Hodge Free ** by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma Hi blog fans. It’s been a while so please allow me to provide a bit of an update, and before you get too excited, there’s no sign of the baby yet. He/She seems pretty comf ... Read on »
Onwards and Upwards by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma The last week or so has been all about counts… Went for a test on Monday (last week) and to see the doc, who was not pleased.  I had chosen to avoid my usual boo ... Read on »
No More BEACOPP!!! by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma Well folks, that is it… …After several months of chemo it is now over and Eve has bought me a celebratory cookie that sums it all up!  Toffee and fudgey d ... Read on »
1 to go by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma Ok, I’m here in the hozzy with 48 minutes left of my penultimate infusion, my last Etoposide hit. Only one more needle stick to go and that’s Wednesday next week. Th ... Read on »
Almost over! by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma Afternoon all. In terms of going to the hospital and getting stuck with needles and pumped with toxic drugs, Cycle 5/6 BEACOPP is now complete!!!  Only 1 more to ... Read on »
Dodged the Hodge? by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma “Baby when the lights go out”, “Ich bin ein BEACOPPER”, “Scantastic”, “Things are finally looking up for good ol’ Steve Ward…” “All hail the good ... Read on »
Updates, scares and the World Cup final by WardyBoy Posted in: Blog Posts in Lymphoma First of all, I’m behind NED. Paul the psychic octopus can’t get it right again, can he? Spain have done well without looking amazing and the Dutch have Dirk (and Ba ... Read on »