Saturday , January 20 2018

I Am a Cancer Mom, But Please, Don’t Call Me Strong

“You’re so strong.” “I don’t know how you get through this.” “I just can’t imagine what you are going through.” Just a few phrases that are lobbed at us cancer moms.  Oh, the strength!  Oh, the ability to do hard stuff! Your family is so strong!  Keep up the fight! …

Read More »

Dear Friends, Cancer Doesn’t End When Treatment Does

Have you ever wanted to know what to do or say to help support your friend who just finished treatment, but the walking-on-eggshells feeling kept you from asking how? Read what post-treatment life is like for this cancer survivor to help your understanding. Once I was declared cancer free, a …

Read More »

Can My Experience With Cancer Help Someone Else?

I have been a cancer survivor for a few years now.  Come to think of it, I survived a number of cancers, not just mine.  Since I’ve seen (and supported) a number of family and friends through their battle of cancer, I feel like I have learned a lot.  Is …

Read More »

10 Foods To Avoid That Help Cancer Grow

When it comes to cancer, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Cancer can infect almost any system of the body, from our skin to our bones and everything in between. Causes of cancer are either biological factors that we can’t control, like our genes, or environmental factors …

Read More »