Author Archives: Deb Gascoyne

About Deb Gascoyne

I am wife of one, mother of two (& a dog!) and a person in my own right😊. I have used my diagnosis of myeloma to allow me to focus on what I CAN achieve and not what I can't. My blog is a way of me spilling is for me more than you I'm afraid. But if it helps you along the way, that is an absolute bonus for me :-) Diagnosed in 2009 with smouldering myeloma, I started treatment in 2010 and had a SCT in 2011. I’ve was on maintenance until November 2018 but my figures went up so officially relapsed. I have been on dara since 2019 and had my second transplant in September 2020. Still on dara and keeping fingers crossed.

Time for a quick update

Wow where has this year gone. I can’t believe we’re about to hit April and yet I feel like we’ve only just come out of Christmas! It’s mad. Things are all going relatively well in the Gascoyne household. We’ve continued … Continue reading

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One Year of cycling for Myeloma UK

So it was a year ago today that I took delivery of my new bike. It was the first bike I had owned since I was at university and had been purchased after I had signed up for the London … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas 2021

The Gascoyne Christmas Newsletter 2021 Can you Adam and Eve it – it’s the ‘Christmas newsletter’ time again. Time for me to happily reflect on another year for the Gascoynes’ and to bring a sprinkling of festive joy into your … Continue reading

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