What NOT to say to someone with cancer

Do you have a friend or loved one who has cancer and sometimes worry about saying the wrong thing? I personally know a lot of people who felt intimidated by trying to say the right thing when they found out I had cancer. Most people are well-intentioned and will say things that they think are … Continue reading What NOT to say to someone with cancer

The Stem Cell Transplant

COLLECTING MY STEM CELLS   To fully comprehend the treatment plan, I will first need to give you a quick hematology overview. Stem cells are the immature baby cells created in the bone marrow of every person. Basically, these cells “grow up” to become the white blood cells, red blood cells and platelets in the blood. … Continue reading The Stem Cell Transplant