BY Karen Roy

I am a licensed clinical social worker. So, I’m a really good person to have around in a crisis. Usually, I approach those situations like, “OK. Here’s what’s going on. What do we do next?” 

But my bladder cancer diagnosis last year caught me totally off guard. It definitely wasn’t anything I saw coming.  

Still, I’m a glass-half-full kind of person. I always look for the silver lining. And what bladder cancer...

Bladder cancer survivor Karen Roy, seated outdoors in a wheelchair in a blue velvet dress