We don’t just have cancer. We have a whole life to live.

When asking about a potentially overwhelming side-effect of an impending new medication, my nurse told me, “Don’t worry until you get there.” OK, I get it. I just didn’t die from breast cancer. I’ve had worse. But come on. Let’s do better. Let’s have a conversation. There are many things nobody tells you about cancer. […]


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.kevinmd.com/blog/2019/10/we-dont-just-have-cancer-we-have-a-whole-life-to-live.html