Be the Boss Over Cancer

by Lopez J. on November 26, 2008
I was Diagnosed with:
Stage 2 Ovarian
Date of Diagnosis:
June 6, 2008
Employment Status:
Type and Description of Treatments:
6 rounds of chemo
How do you feel today?


Since the diagnosis, what has changed in your life?

I am financially devastated

What is going well for you right now?

Not a heck of a lot

What has been the most challenging thing about having cancer?

Finding a job and dealing with the fatigue

When difficulties overwhelm you, where do you go for support?

Money issues. I talk to an occasional friend for support.

How have your long-term goals or life goals changed since diagnosis?

Uncertain of my future

What is your work arrangement right now? What are your hours?


How have you dealt with any side effects of treatment?

Just get through the day and deal with it the best way I can. I mostly have fatigue and very achy bones, muscles and joints......have experienced very little nausea.