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The Liz Army

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Liz and Erin

Erin: founding member

I have a group of girl friends called the Glioma Girls. We all have brain cancer. Actually, the name of the group was created by Erin, the founding member. She says she wouldn’t have created the group if it wasn’t [...]

January 11, 2012 Surviving
Me after my second brain surgery.

Dreaming of her surgery

My friend Erin is having her second brain surgery on Wednesday and last night I had this dream: I found out that my tumor had grown and I was on my way to Kaiser for a surgery consult. All I [...]

May 13, 2011 Surviving
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What number am I on?

I am supposed to start another round of Temodar in about a week, but I can’t remember which number I’m on. I mean, I can easily go into my calendar, or look at past e-mails with my neuro-oncologist, but if [...]

January 29, 2011 In Treatment
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Possible last round of Temodar?

Liz: emblazoned with anti-brain tumor flair. Status update: The MRI went well on August 11. The plan for me is to take one more cycle of Temodar (cycle 18!) and then take a break. The break is for a few reasons: [...]

August 20, 2010 In Treatment
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In celebration of us

The Bay Area Brain Tumor Walk was incredible and The Liz Army team raised more than $5,000! Not bad for a first time team. There are so many reasons why this day was special to me and I won’t remember [...]

May 2, 2010 In Treatment
Liz and Erin

On Temodar with you, and you, and you

I met Erin’s husband at a brain tumor support group shortly after her craniotomy and diagnosis (grade 4 glioblastoma, holy smokes!). Erin had given birth to her second child just 4th months prior to going to the ER in July [...]

April 6, 2010 In Treatment