My Cancer Story

Thursday, November 22, 2018 - 12:28pm

There’s a good chance I wouldn’t be here right now if it wasn’t for my wife.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 6:54am
I still do everything in my power to make the holidays special for my family, no matter how I’m feeling.
Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 2:16pm

When I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2015, my boyfriend Michael and I were still in the beginning stages of our relationship.

Monday, May 21, 2018 - 1:45pm
What do you do when — after planning your life and working hard to achieve your dreams — your plans are interrupted by cancer?
Monday, May 7, 2018 - 1:48pm
I’m not a tanning guy, but my day-to-day job is all outside. Leading up to my diagnosis, I never wore sunscreen.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 9:58am
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Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 2:24pm
There was a point in my journey when I said, “That’s it; I give up.” This cancer is so different from others, and I felt that no one knew what I was going through – emotionally, physically or spiritually. I looked different and I couldn’t eat. The feeding tube was one of the hardest parts for me.
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 4:35pm
More than two years ago, when Dr. Bain told me I had pancreatic cancer, my first thought was that nothing can take my 81 years away from me. I’ve had a long, happy life and know what it’s like to overcome hardships and learn important lessons.
Monday, October 2, 2017 - 4:18pm

I was told the tumor was inoperable and I had two years to live if I received chemotherapy and radiation. Just two years.

Monday, September 11, 2017 - 3:20pm

Most stories about cancer don’t begin with the word “luck.” But mine does.