Elizabeth Johnson

First post: Feb 28, 2022 Latest post: Jan 7, 2023

Return to your rest, my soul, for the Lord has been good to you.  Psalm 116:7

Twenty five years ago, before I was married, I was diagnosed with Polycythemia Vera (a blood cancer).  I was told at that time that I would need a bone marrow transplant in the next two years.  The Lord has given me all of this time and three wonderful children which I was told I could never have.

Last week I received the call I knew would be coming one day.  The bone marrow transplant needs to take place within 4-6 weeks (beginning of April). This week I will start with five days of chemo.  I will then have a week off and rotate like this until I go into the hospital for the transplant.

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If there is anything specific you would like to know or do to help, please reach out to my sister-in-law, Brenda, who will be helping coordinate care for me.  Her email address is stampinbren@gmail.com.

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