Amy Schmidt | CaringBridge

Amy Schmidt

First post: Apr 4, 2018 Latest post: 13 hours ago
Friends and Family,
As most of you know, I lost my mom on March 26th. I had not been feeling well for a few weeks. Fighting a virus, I thought. But, I was busy with shiva and grieving with my family. I finally went to the doctor on Monday, April 2nd. He did some blood work and found that my levels were off. My platelets and hemoglobin were low. I was called to the emergency room at Abbott Northwestern Hospital on Monday night for more tests. Tuesday morning, I had a bone marrow biopsy which revealed that I have Acute Myeloid Leukemia. I start the battle against this disease with aggressive chemo therapy today, April 4th.  I will be in the hospital for several weeks. I am blessed to have the love and support of my family and close friends. 

CaringBridge is a nonprofit social network dedicated to helping family and friends communicate with and support loved ones during a health journey. Learn more about CaringBridge.

To interact with Amy’s website, sign in or register today.

By registering with CaringBridge, you will join over 300,000 people a day who are supporting friends and family members.

Sign In Or Register
SVG_Icons_Back_To_Top
Top