Rhythms of Treatment
The last couple of days I'm pretty much completely normal.
All of this is realy easy to tolerate, but the first cycle, it was all a little scary. You know, the hypervigilant thing. Now, it's kind of no big deal. I know that the Tylenol won't really do much for the aches, so I will have to break down and take a Motrin, even though it mildly depresses white blood count. Life is amazingly mundane.
Funny thing, that. Here I am having this rather life altering experience and mostly it feels about as exotic as going to the grocery. We homo sapiens are an adaptable bunch, I guess. What am I really worried about? Thanks to David Moles, I am now worried about antibiotic resistent bacteria. I'm already buying meat that was raised without antibiotics, but David has a link to a Bruce Sterling column which makes it all so...horrifyingly Sterlingesque. And me with a punk immune system