Cancer

Life for a Life

I am a three-time cancer survivor.  My last radiation treatment was on September 11, 2001.  As I stood in the patient area waiting to talk to the doctor about my last radiation treatment, I was feeling buoyant.  I had been officially declared… Read More ›

Strength and Optimism

Struggles are common but perseverance and optimism is more rare than you think.  Take Victoria, a young ballerina who developed brain cancer which severely affected her balance.  For a person who spends a great deal of the day on their toes… Read More ›

Cancer as a Virus

This is inspired by a recent post from Cristian Mihai where he makes a compelling plea for support of a cancer research campaign. As a cancer survivor, I am supportive of organizations and initiatives which support cancer research and offer… Read More ›