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It’s been awhile since our last update – to be completely honest, we were just a little frustrated and feeling down with the last couple days we were in the hospital. Piper was kept there due to the infection in one of her lines, and the antibiotic had to run for 10 days. The doctors […]
Hey Everyone! Just wanted to give a general health update on our Piper Girl this afternoon. We are still here at the hospital; she’s still looking as beautiful as ever, and we are still wondering when we are going to get to go home! We had to come in due to her 101 fever and […]
Well, we didn’t make it. Matt had to bring Piper back to Riley on Saturday night. Her temperature went up to 101 and her throat was miserable. They anticipated us having to come back in once her counts dropped but we always like to put our hope in the underdog. She doesn’t mind coming back, […]
Home has been pretty good for all of us! Piper’s counts hadn’t dropped when we first got home and life seemed pretty normal, which was awesome but strange! Piper even got to finally drive her new purple Power Wheel F150 she earned for wearing her oxygen mask every day when this first started. She laughed […]
SURPRISE! We got to go home today! The doctors felt Piper was doing exceptionally well this round…so even though her chemo hasn’t set in all the way, they allowed us to go home to recover! As long as she doesn’t spike a fever we will not have to return until October 27th! We are so […]
Good Morning! We received some great news today on Piper’s progress with this second round. She is hanging in there health wise from all accounts, with little side effects so far. Praise the Lord! One of the drugs she is given is called Methotrexate. This drug is a neon yellow color and its very bad […]