Jessica K. on October 24, 2014
I was Diagnosed with:
villoglandular adenocarnioma in cervix
Type and Description of Treatments:
Cone biopsy 4/30/14
How do you feel today?
Today I'm scared, almost 6 months since surgery and no period.
Since the diagnosis, what has changed in your life?
Everything; I might never have kids but I have a strong drive in life now
What is going well for you right now?
My new jobs is amazing my co workers are amazing
What is not going well for you right now?
Worried that they'll tell me I had early menopause and will never have kids
What has been the most challenging thing about having cancer?
Being strong for my loved ones
When difficulties overwhelm you, where do you go for support?
My support group on Facebook
How have your long-term goals or life goals changed since diagnosis?
If I can still have children ill have to do it asap instead of later. Also, the debt has changed a lot of things.
What has helped you continue to work the most?
Needing to pay the bills and to feel "normal"
If "today's you" could give advice to "day-of-diagnosis you," what would you say?
Don't put off your well womens exams!!!