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Archive – November 2022

From Doctor to Patient: My Cancer Journey as a Pediatrician

When we’re in the doctor’s seat, we give patients diagnoses and explain side effects, but going through it all ourselves gives us a much more intimate and nuanced understanding. 

Nov. 30, 2022 | by Tania Amardeil

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My Cancer Journey: Learning to Look at Myself with Kinder Eyes

My hair has always been such a strong reflection of my identity. Knowing it was going to happen wasn’t enough to help me cope with it when it did happen.

Nov. 9, 2022 | by Tania Amardeil

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The Power of Leaning In, Accepting Help, and Dropping the Brave Face

I just didn’t have the energy to do a lot, but I felt that I should be doing more. The holiday season was approaching, and there were so many things I wanted to do but physically couldn’t.

Nov. 2, 2022 | by Tania Amardeil

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