In the year 2009 I started having sore throats that would come and then go away.
January 2010 I started taking Prilosec for Gerd after complaining about a sore throat.
January 2011 I started a journal of symptoms – tingly hands and feet, mouth numb, double vision, sore throat.
April 7 2011 I was diagnosed with tongue and neck cancer.
May 23 2011 I traveled to Mayo Clinic Rochester Minnesota .
May 24 2011 a cancer tumor under my tongue was removed.
70 lymph nodes were removed.
June 29 2011 seven weeks of radiation began.
Four months I ate no solid food.
I’ve lost 30 pounds. Clothes look great on me.
80 drawings in 80 days kept me on track with myself.
It’s the end of September and I have turned the corner.
Yesterday I went to a resturant and ate solid food.
I can eat, taste, talk and execute my Pilates routine.