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Functions medical eighteen member doctors and -- -- should be gearing up for surgery.
Or caring for three month old baby Olivia.
She's about to undergo -- radioactive iodine treatment to decrease.
Her chances of getting thyroid cancer again.
She was first diagnosed with -- Larry carcinoma which is the most common form of the disease in December -- -- -- ten.
Just a few weeks after giving birth to her daughter said -- had her thyroid removed and is now taking medication to replace her thyroid hormones.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- After body scans and blood -- radioactive iodine treatment is the next step in the treatment of thyroid cancer.
It's been uses the forties to kill off any remaining -- or cells or tissue left in the body.
I'm really not nervous about it -- I know that it's the radioactive iodine is is really going to I.
Get me to a better place with the treatments that I have to go through -- Four the thyroid cancer and definitely well what they how they'll be able to monitor me.
The treatments given in pill or liquid form.
And has handled very carefully because he gives off two types of radiation.
Beta radiation kills that virus cells inside the body and gamma radiation leaves the body and acts like an X -- what.
Before the first three days we advise our patience with this kind of -- To maintain a distance of about ten feet from other people.
Which means basically being -- a separate room and avoiding public places and avoiding close proximity to other people and the other four days is maintaining a distance of about five or six feet.
And saluted them.
This is actually very very nicely feeling because you realize you can't be around other people like man can't -- -- -- thanks to you.
Hello everybody backed off man and -- of course measure the X -- out that I apparently.
I'm sorry they have experience.
It's an -- will be isolated from our friends and family for seven days for their safety.
Being away from her baby is not something that you mom is looking forward to -- be sure to give Bolivia a ton of kisses before going for -- treatment.
It's tough to.
To know that she's going to be -- a distance away from me that I will be able to hold so -- she's crying.
So -- also have to face these potential side effects.
Slowing or ten minutes of the -- Dry mouth nausea and headache we checked in with her five days into her isolation to see how she was doing.
The first couple -- days.
A lot of radioactive iodine was -- -- -- into my salad very -- it was very very painful every time I ate -- constant as soon as you start to eat -- but something enough to celebrate friends released -- the idea.
And that's awesome to begin the digestion that include some of the -- -- what -- -- getting released into right now it looks really paying.
She also -- some slight nausea and headache but said overall having to treatment wasn't so bad.
And having a mental break did her good.
They come up with the -- Asean's.
I never and you let people like -- current ASEAN now I now look what I have.
Now it's back to her -- live as a surrogate mom and Fox News contributors she told us this experience has left her with a lasting lessons.
Picking yourself because -- -- and things like that.
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