Against Improbable Odds

Statistically speaking, there is a 10% chance of cure.  Yes, I said it.  This percentage doesn't seem as drastic until you reverse its order:  90% chance of not entering remission. Stay with me here. Don't go off in thought, thinking of ways to tell me not to entertain such thoughts.  Truth is, it is a sterile reminder … Continue reading Against Improbable Odds

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Trials

Sitting at the kitchen table, I decide to open the pamphlet on the drug Bill will begin in the near future. Five pages long, it is specifically catered to a similar, yet different cancer, as his type does not have specific trials as of yet. The similarity is the cancer didn't  respond to traditional treatment, that being chemotherapy, and has … Continue reading Trials