"I lost my identity."...
..."I certainly forgot about my true and inner self. The immense focus on my outer layer by myself and others brought me to live in existential turbulence as my cancer identity corrupted and ate away at my inner one. And once I lost my visible electrode skin, I found myself lost and floating in the realization that I [...]
Welcome to our new CancerFightClub blog. A place to share personal stories inspirations and more. Please reach out if you are interested in being a guest blogger. Every voice matters! No one living with cancer should ever feel alone. That is why, until there is a cure, there is a club. Cancer can rob you […]
May 11, 2016 By: Sarah Biardeau I don’t know why I hadn’t already realized, or at least integrated, that life is a series of challenges, of ups and downs. I know all too well that life is not a long string of good times each one more pleasant than the next. But today I am […]
May 4, 2016 By: Emily Drake Part 2 of the AYA: Australia Series (To read Part 1 click here) The Inaugural Australasian International Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) Oncology Congress took place this past December in Sydney, Australia. The multi-disciplinary Congress was held byCanTeen, an Australian youth cancer charity and welcomed over 250 [...]
March 30, 2016 It’s like the sword of Damocles. Something, you never know what, that waits for you, you never know when, and especially, you never know for how long. I always believed I was in good health. I didn’t really consider myself athletic, but I did think myself to be an active woman. In […]
March 2, 2016 By: Lorna Larsen RN, BScN, Team Shan President Check Yourself Canada "I've got something to say. Advice for you to take." Check Yourself. Watch the video. SHARE the video. It could save a life. Team Shan Breast Cancer Awareness for Young Women and SAIT Trojans Athletics and Recreation have team up to […]