Tags » Brain Cancer

Learning As You Go

Having cancer is one of those things that you improvise, sort of like playing a made up game where you’re making up the rules as you go along. 207 more words



I stayed in ICU for about 3 days, where I had two nervous breakdown/panic attacks. 1.) because it finally hit me that I had cancer and I was scared to death. 1,279 more words

Brain Cancer

The Tragically Hip's tour begins in Victoria B.C. tonight

The country is getting ready to see one of Canada’s most iconic bands as The Tragically Hip begins their tour in Victoria tonight.

The group announced the tour just months after lead singer… 164 more words


Goodbye Cancer, Hello Life!

Yes, It is true! I have beat the beast. Well, not on my own, it was a collective effort of course. I will tell you that the doctor’s had told me that after the craniotomy and partial re-section of the tumor, chemotherapy and radiation that the tumor remained in my motor strip. 1,319 more words


I can’t sleep. It’s not one of my better moments. I keep thinking about how it is already week four into chemo and how fast time is going…It just reminds me that life is fleeting, and I feel like I’m quickly approaching this deadline of life that I’ve been handed, this death sentence, and I can’t do anything to stop it…


The Battle I Didn't Choose

Today is the start of my fourth week of chemo, and sometimes it’s still surreal that I have brain cancer. It just doesn’t seem real. In so many ways I feel the same as always, almost like nothing is different except for the fact that I get sick a lot, have lost some hair and sleep more than my cat. 527 more words


Gabriel the Brave takes his fight to Rome

Darth Vader strides through the oncology ward and stops by a small, sniffling girl.

He pulls out a doll and gently starts talking to her. At first the girl is scared, but soon she’s smiling and laughing. 979 more words

Local News