Day 137

The last time Benjamin was admitted into the hospital, he had a lumbar puncture with intrathecal Methotrexate before the high octane stuff was hung from his IV pole. Today, he was only scheduled for intravenous medicine, so we did not need to restrict food or drink. In fact, we’ve been extremely lenient with both, knowing… Continue Reading Day 137

Day 11

Our daily chemotherapy steroid, dexamethasone, is really revving up Benjamin’s appetite. It’s a far cry from where we were a few days ago in the hospital. This morning, before Banyan had even woken up for school, Benji had eaten a bagel with cream cheese and smoked salmon, nine strawberries and a green apple. He had… Continue Reading Day 11