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Survivor’s guilt comes with a lot of emotions (as per my last blog). What I’ve learned to do this past month is to feel. Feel every emotion that comes moment-by-moment. It’s not easy because most of the time the feelings are unrecognizable – in the sense that I don’t know why they come when they come. I’m learning to slow down my thoughts so that I am able to recognize what triggers these emotions, if there even are triggers.
April 22, 2018 | by Adriana LombardoRead more
As sad as this may be, or as weird as it may come across, I miss having cancer. Let me explain...
March 20, 2018 | by Adriana LombardoRead more
Through my years of treatment, I learned how important it is to capture those “not so good” days.
Feb. 13, 2018 | by Adriana LombardoRead more
While undergoing treatment, one of my biggest worries was my capability to have children.
Jan. 19, 2018 | by Adriana LombardoRead more
One thing that I’m trying to accept is that the friendships made during my two years of cancer treatment are not guaranteed.
Dec. 12, 2017 | by Adriana LombardoRead more
My memories, those that are mine, and the many more that others keep safe for me, allow me the peace of mind to truly know that I am capable.
Dec. 1, 2017 | by Gabrielle FecteauRead more
It is common to experience fear of recurrence, stress, and anxiety. All of these can be beaten with the right therapies and mindset.
Nov. 9, 2017 | by Georgia GablesRead more