Alexandra T. on November 30, 2017
I was Diagnosed with:
Type and Description of Treatments:
First time removal of ovarie followed by 16 rounds of chemo Second time Total hysterectomy, radiation followed by trial treatment
How do you feel today?
Bless on a mission
Since the diagnosis, what has changed in your life?
Humble, grateful to God, and I feel the sincere appreciation to be alive
What is going well for you right now?
Everything, amazing family, friends and my job that I love
What is not going well for you right now?
Some pain on my joints
What has been the most challenging thing about having cancer?
To be possitive 100 % and not leaving on fear
When difficulties overwhelm you, where do you go for support?
How have your long-term goals or life goals changed since diagnosis?
Not at all, actually made me reach higher
What is your work arrangement right now? What are your hours?
I work early in the morning
Since the diagnosis, what has changed in your work life?
Made me feel more emphatic with people
What has helped you continue to work the most?
I work on the Fitness and I feel that mission to help as many people as posible to get active and healthier, creating waves of awareness and prevention
What advice do you have for others trying to work through treatment?
While you breath enjoy life to the maximum as it would be the last day of your life.
How have you dealt with any side effects of treatment?
Prayer, natural treatments, living in gratitude for what I have
If "today's you" could give advice to "day-of-diagnosis you," what would you say?