Personalizing medicine is among the salient themes of modern advance, and clearly among the more widely captivating. President
Mommy has responsibilities, and bedtime routines. And cancer.
I want to see and feel my child growing just like some other women.
Women with implants "have a very low but increased risk" of developing a type of lymphoma.
Speaking from experience, Elizabeth Lesser says that closure detracts from the "gift of grief."
Finding inspiration in a constantly wagging tail.
As I close my eyes before I go to sleep, the hours of footage I studied earlier that day replays in my head over and over again. The interview sound bites are imprinted in my mind as I piece them together on an imaginary timeline.
I know, I know. You're thinking, "What? Ilana is actually going to RUN a race?" HAHAHAHA! Uh, no. Ilana DONATED the funds
I didn't take the symptoms seriously because they all seemed to make perfect sense. I had detailed and logical explanations for all the changes I was experiencing in my body. Those explanations seem ridiculous now, considering I know how serious my symptoms were.
It's been 15 years since I learned that I had Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, a set of blood cancers, which, as they say, can be managed but not cured. When I received this devastating news, I thought that my relatively short life would soon be over.
We have all heard the word lymphoma, a cancer of the lymph system. In this time of national political debate, it is worth
Three months into my intense chemo, it was time for my PET scan to see how the cancer reacted to all the brutal treatments. Obviously, I was nervous as hell awaiting the results. The following morning, I met with my oncologist who had the computer facing me with what looked like MRI results.