Too many antidepressants to get help from psych – and sexual abuse

When is this madness going to end? It’s funny how quickly things can change. My situation was improving rapidly two months ago… I’ve pointed out previously that I won’t get any help to deal with my fatigue. My oncologist has reached out to every unit at the hospital, and everyone …

Two-front war – Cancer hangover vs. healthcare, and why I keep fighting

This post was translated to English from Swedish by my brother, Johan Sturesson. Two days after the health weekend I never thought it could happen in Sweden. I should have seen it though; all the cutdowns in healthcare. Instead, I ignored it. Now, here I am. All my caregivers agree …

Criticising “Barnavdelningen för blod- och tumörsjukdomar 95 A, Uppsala Akademiska Sjukhuset”

Doctors at “Barnavdelningen för blod- och tumörsjukdomar 95 A” called me spoiled behind my back Yesterday, in writing my book, I learned from mom that oncologists and nurses at my child oncology unit had said a lot of fucked up things about me to my mom, one thing being that …

Visiting my oncologist to get answers I desperately need for closure

Getting answers and closure from my oncologist My previous post, as you probably realize and I hope, understand, was written with frustration. I don’t regret posting it, and my criticism is still not directed at this oncologist. It’s the system that is faulty. It’s absolutely unacceptable to figure out that …

After 12 years, my oncologist believes I may have brain damage from the chemotherapy

Oncologist believe I may have brain damage caused by the chemotherapy treatment and the severe side effects I experienced I went in to look at my medical records online today, records from a more recent time, researching for my book. I figured I could manage this, as opposed to going …

Child cancer survivors being abandoned – those responsible should be ashamed of themselves.

Prelude I’m not pointing my fingers at the doctors here, at least I hope I’m not – I had some of the oncologists when I was being treated who have spoken about this in the media, mostly media dedicated for those in the medical field, but sometimes in regular media as …

The difference between a good doctor and an inept amateur

I judged the events yesterday prematurely; I’ll explain why, but you ought to read the other post first. New Doctor I judged the new doctor on the old one’s incompetence, I judged her on his lack of merits, his incompetence, ineptitudes, and lack of talent, skill and proficiency in his …