This is the most common form of leukaemia and the one with the best success rate in treatment, so overall the above is good news.
He started his chemotherapy yesterday, with more to come today. He is cheerful and cheeky as usual right now, long may that last...
He is looking ahead though.... Facing the imminent loss of hair, Chris is seeking interesting and stylish beanies (Beanie is the NZ word for woollen hats!) - so if any one sees a good beanie or can make one and has the inclination to help he would be very pleased!!
I'm very busy, but coping fine just now. I'm particularly pleased to find that the hospital restaurant serves really delicious curries... and at only £3 they are a bargain!!!