Western Regional Blog – BC, YK, AB, NWT and Nunavut
Written by Karen Irwin, Your Cancer Matters is a new series where cancer patients, survivors and caregivers will find practical tips and tools to help them navigate the myriad questions and hurdles that are part of the cancer continuum. Your Cancer Matters is an informational guide that brings to light for readers the human side of their experience, beyond the medical challenges they face.
Your Cancer Matters is an open and candid resource, comprised of selections of CKN articles combined with Karen’s personal experiences during her 5 years as caregiver to her young son, Johnny, who passed away from brain cancer at age 7.
Her valuable insights and genuine approach provide an empowering hands-on map for day-to-day living on the cancer journey because – Your Cancer Matters.
Page Two: Understanding Your Diagnosis Page Three: Getting Organized
Page Four: Complementary Therapies Page Five: Know You’re Not Alone