Day 7

Yesterday was difficult. Met with local oncologist who we really liked. Unfortunately, he didn’t say anything contrary to the bad news we were aware of. I think it was extra hard for Yaacov because I hadn’t told him about the incurable part so he didn’t find out until Dr. Rassam told him. Then we went home and Yaacov told my dad, who also hadn’t known. … Continue reading Day 7

The Diagnosis

Got the call yesterday. I have cancer. It took 4 weeks of doctors going back and forth, including one biopsy and one ultrasound with promising outcomes. This time there’s no confusion though. Final answer: It’s cancer. Always has been. My mind is reeling. It feels surreal. I thought it was cancer the whole time. The day the idiot radiologist told me it was just a … Continue reading The Diagnosis