Reasons to love the hospital and never get your ovary out 

After 37 days in the hospital, I was discharged on Saturday. So far my main feelings are complaints that there is no morphine at home and that it is a bit harder to ignore having leukemia when you compare yourself to the outside world. Leukemia is different from other cancers because since it is in the … Continue reading Reasons to love the hospital and never get your ovary out 

Bone Marrow Match and Registry!

Hey My baby brother Jack (baby as in 16 years old, 6 feet tall, rows boats really fast, and eats 3700 calories a day) HAS THE SAME BONE MARROW AS ME. My doctor came in and congratulated me and I literally almost got angry because what could he be congratulating me for? Being the 1 … Continue reading Bone Marrow Match and Registry!

Acute Myeloid Leukemia and other fun things

Hi friends! This is as weird for me as it is for you, but a few weeks ago I was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. You are probably frantically googling AML right now, so I'll give you a crash course: I have pediatric AML, which is awesome. Outcomes are better and more consistent. This is … Continue reading Acute Myeloid Leukemia and other fun things