Hi all! Thanks for following BJ s journey on his Caringbridge . Just wanted to let you know NBC news is interviewing BJ in his room at the Cleve Clinic tom re: patient services for long-term stay. It will air on NBC nightly news tom. Night and then again on Sat. Morning's Today Snow unless bumped by other news...Hopefully he won't get too sick on Day +9 to do this..lol
BJ Day +8 - NBC nightly news Fri pm
Posted 10 November 2011 - 06:28 PM
Hi - I'll be sure to watch!!!!
I read each of your updates through caringbridge - and look forward to getting them everyday! Praying he continues to be strong and positive - and he amazes me with his strength! He is truly an inspiration!
Posted 11 November 2011 - 05:00 PM
The interview/feature with NBC more extensive than hospital or BJ thought.....now airing tom night Sat at 630 pm on NBC national news...they kept taping BJ throughout his day, wrapping up at 4pm...Thanks..
Posted 26 November 2011 - 07:48 PM
Hey everyone, I just found out from BJ's caring bridge site that his news story aired last night!
I found a link that you can watch it at: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/3032619/
Pick the story down the side called "Nurse! Medicare dollars tied to patient satisfaction".
Diagnosed 9 June 2011, Glivec 400mg June 2011-July 2017, Tasigna 600mg July 2017-present (switched due to intolerable side effects, and desire for future cessation attempt).
Commenced monthly testing when MR4.0 lost during 2012.
2017: <0.01, <0.01, 0.005 (200mg Glivec, Adelaide) <0.01, 0.001 (new test sensitivity)
2016: <0.01, <0.01, PCRU, 0.002 (Adelaide)
2015: <0.01, <0.01, <0.01, 0.013
2014: PCRU, <0.01, <0.01, <0.01, <0.01
2013: 0.01, 0.014, 0.016, 0.026, 0.041, <0.01, <0.01
2012: <0.01, <0.01, 0.013, 0.032, 0.021
2011: 38.00, 12.00, 0.14
Posted 26 November 2011 - 09:36 PM
Thanks, I really wanted to see that but I was afraid I missed it. They should call it BJ's incredible journey. and Mom's incredible strength. Two more heros in my book. Billie
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