Posts Tagged ‘recurrence’

Reaching Your Breaking Point?

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I got an email last night from a cancer patient.  She asked that I not use her name.  So I’ll call her Mia.  She wanted me to pose a question to you: “The day I received my fourth diagnosis, I called my mother on the phone balling, crying. I could barely talk.  ‘How f***ing strong do I have...
September 11th, 2009 | Everything Changes | Read More

How I’m Coping With My Incurable Cancer

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Today’s post is longer than usual. I get great emails from people who have read my book Everything Changes. I thought I’d share this one with you and my response: Dear Kairol, You’re the only other person I’ve found with a tricky case of thyroid cancer with no cure. How did you deal...
July 1st, 2009 | Everything Changes | Read More

How I’m Coping With My Incurable Cancer

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Today’s post is longer than usual. I get great emails from people who have read my book Everything Changes. I thought I’d share this one with you and my response: Dear Kairol, You’re the only other person I’ve found with a tricky case of thyroid cancer with no cure. How did you deal...
July 1st, 2009 | Everything Changes | Read More

Review: Mothers With Cancer

Mothers With Cancer is an inspiring site co-authored by twenty mothers with cancer. Each woman shares her own unique experience. They all believe their experiences need to be talked about and brought out of the shadows. The whole family needs support when one member is diagnosed with a serious illness...
August 6th, 2008 | Cancer Blogs, Mothers With Cancer | Read More

Review: Not Just About Cancer

Laurie is 40 years old, mother of two, a spouse, friend, sister, daughter and writer. She is also living with metastatic breast cancer. In December 2005, as she was getting undressed one evening, she found the lump that would lead to a diagnosis of breast cancer. After seven months on a gruelling treatment...
August 6th, 2008 | Cancer Blogs, Interviews/Stories | Read More