In January of 2017, I was diagnosed with endometrial cancer. Three months later, my wife was diagnosed with ovarian cancer.
"It's bad, my wife said. Ovarian cancer." And just like that, I was upstaged.
More than a bump in thei road
“Mama, no seven-year-old should have to go through this.“
Friends jumped in, committees formed: Fundraising, childcare, meals, rides to treatments...they took care of us.
“Standing like a tree with my roots dug down branches wide and open...“ - Betsy Rose, singer/songrwriter
They take your ovaries out through your belly button. What will they think of next?
Sage advice for radiology resident: "If you're going to put your hand in someone's vagina, you should introduce yourself first."
“We should do a play. Cancer: The musical.” (By Nathan Aranow)
Family: They showed up-from NY, Vancouver, California, Israel...
"I have to get a pedicure before surgery. When you're in a hospital bed, you spend a lot of time looking at your feet." - My wife
We had the same surgeon. Two-for-one special.
Depression is harder than cancer
Can you put on my fentanyl patch?
Photography is my mindful, mindless meditation