My husband and I recently made the familiar journey to MD Anderson
again. It was time for another check-up. Since I was diagnosed with
stage IV thymoma in 2013, this has become a normal part of our life.
We do labs and scans, and then prayerfully meet with doctors, hoping
for good news.
These trips always remind me of the frightening reality of cancer. On days like these, I reflect on the lessons I have learned from cancer. There...
You see it all around you: pink ribbons, pink hats, pink T-shirts.
You can buy pink bracelets, pink bookmarks and pink watches. When I
was diagnosed with stage IV thymoma in 2013, I wondered: what color is
Thymoma is a rare cancer of the thymus. Approximately 500 Americans are diagnosed with thymoma each year. It had dropped malignant cells onto my heart and diaphragm, requiring two major surgeries and chemotherapy...