Day -1

Okay- so Day -1 is what the clinicians call it, but it is actually the most important day in the transplant process. On Day -1, which for me was Thursday, July 11th, I got my 200 mg/m2 of Melphalan. Melphalan is an old chemo, invented back in the 1950s, and is a derivative of nitrogen …

The Backstory

I’m starting this blog mainly to keep friends, colleagues and family up to date on how I’m doing,  but   I’d better provide a little background since not everyone knows the whole story. Skip ahead if you do!  I’m Selena and I am 45 years old; have been married for 24 years to a sweet man who can …