Immunotherapy to the Rescue

Immunotherapy to the Rescue

In this post I will answer the questions many of you have asked me about my treatment while I was in Mexico at the immuno-oncology hospital during the month of April: what in the world did they do to you?!   First, I received daily non-toxic IV chemotherapy targeted...

Healing Journey with Beth

Healing Journey with Beth

So, now I am home from my month-long treatment. I won't say "cancer treatment," because it was so much more than that, and I have learned a lot!   To bring you up to speed, I left very quickly for Mexico after the 3T MRI test results returned with a BI-RADS score of...

What about the Misner Plan?

What about the Misner Plan?

Today I'd like to take that question out in the open and see how it looks in the light of day. It was my first reaction upon hearing my radiologist say to me that the lump I had found on my breast self exam was a problem and needed to come out. "How is that even...

More Surprise Gifts Pouring In

More Surprise Gifts Pouring In

In Part 1, I wrote about my responses in first learning that I have small breast tumor that my doctors believe to be highly likely to be malignant. Here is what transpired next:   After going to one of the most skilled breast surgeons at MD Anderson, Ivan and I...

Surprise Gifts are the Best Gifts of All!

Surprise Gifts are the Best Gifts of All!

My husband, Ivan, hates surprises. Me, I LOVE them. He succeeded in completely surprising me for my 40th birthday, even though all my family had flown in from near and far. I knew it had to be happening that weekend, but he pulled it off. What I thought was just a...

ABUNDANT HEALTH

Abundant Health with Beth Misner was developed to help individuals through the process of healing the body through healthy living, nutrition, meditation practices or spiritual counseling.

ABUNDANT HEALTH

Abundant Health with Beth Misner was developed to help individuals through the process of healing the body through healthy living, nutrition, meditation practices or spiritual counseling.

Taking Care of an Analog Body in a Digital Age

Taking Care of an Analog Body in a Digital Age

Some people are slow learners. I must be one of them. My friend, Cherie Clark, says that there are no slow learners; just thorough ones. That’s me: a thorough learner! Especially when it comes to avoiding the Overload Syndrome.   My first experience with OS was way,...

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Things I Learned in Santa Barbara * Part 2

Things I Learned in Santa Barbara * Part 2

Previously I posted about the things I learned while doing my immune therapy in Santa Barbara at the Issels Center. You may have noticed that my list includes some pretty random things, and that not all of the items on my list appear to be health related.   As a...

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Things I Learned in Santa Barbara * Part 1

Things I Learned in Santa Barbara * Part 1

I'm going to split up the posts about all I learned while doing immunotherapy in Santa Barbara simply because explaining the entire list would be overwhelming as one blog post. Ivan (my dear, dear husband) and I learned more than we ever, ever thought we would need to...

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