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Is Keeping Cancer a Secret a Big Mistake?

Is Keeping Cancer a Secret a Big Mistake?

by Lisa Adams I met a woman who told me something shocking. It wasn’t that she’d had breast cancer. Or had a double mastectomy with the TRAM flap procedure for reconstruction. Or that she’d had chemotherapy. What made my jaw literally drop open was her statement that she has never told the younger two of […]

Shining a Flashlight on the Cancer Monster

Shining a Flashlight on the Cancer Monster

Cancer was a word no one uttered in our family. At least, not in front of me. Still, I knew on some level what was going on.