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Watch as Tim reflects on life with cancer and how his family & cancer co-exist

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Mercy Medical Center – Doctor’s Day Video

The fabulous Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland released a new video for Doctor’s Day.  See the attached link.  This is a wonderful, compassionate team of people and a cutting edge Medical Center.   http://mdmercy.com/news-and-events/media-relations/news-by-mercy/2014/april/doctors-day?sc_lang=en

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Two Years….

Two years ago today, this Monday, (it was April 2, 2012) at 6:30pm EST and our world collapsed around me.  Per Dr. Johnson with sadness in his face, “it does not look good”.  I fell to my knees.  Noises and voices were

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We Need Your Help!

As a family member, friend, business acquaintance, fellow cancer warrior or supporter, Tim and I are asking for your help. Below you will find links to a video that tells our story in just under 6 minutes.  This video, this story, could

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We Outta There!!!

So, we arrived at the hotel, Home2Suites, a little after 3pm.  It was so great to get in to the room and get everything settled/unpacked.  Tim got comfortable relatively soon after arriving and took a short nap.  We then took

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Post Operative Day 1…

We met with Dr. Sardi and Team this morning to go through more details of Tim’s surgery.  Tim is ready to share this with you now.  In the Doctor’s words… there was a lot of tumor, Tim was nearing an

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Surgery Day…

Tim’s surgery lasted about 10+ hours and he had a complete Cytoreduction – Dr. Sardi was able to remove all of the visible tumor.. and he then moved forward with the HIPEC.  He said that Tim did well.

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1 More Day…

Well here we are, sitting in our hospital room.  Last night we got next to no sleep.  Tim said it was because the bed and pillow were terrible… I don’t think that was it.  I was comfortable but struggled to

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A Decision Has Been Made…

We will be having Cytoreductive Surgery and HIPEC in Baltimore, MD with the wonderful Dr. Armando Sardi.  We are so thrilled with this decision and are now ready to get there and get it done!!!!!  A LOT of work and

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Advocating For Yourself…

After countless times of being told Tim was not a surgical candidate “because of the way his cancer spread” we have succeeded in finding a Specialist that will do Surgery on Tim and has told us, this is the ONLY

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