May 11, 2016

Too Hot for Cancer

Janice wasn't flattered when the German shopkeeper congratulated her on the baby she looked about to deliver. For despite her severely swollen abdomen, Janice was not pregnant. She had advanced, multidrug resistant peritoneal cancer with an accumulation of fluid in her abdominal cavity. Janice had been told she was in the end stages of an eight year battle that had started with ovarian cancer and metastasized into liver, colon and bladder cancer.