Published June 13, 2013
I just read the most amazing article about detecting cervical cancer. A simple vinegar test, which can be taught to one or two women in the villages, has shown to save 150,000 lives in India.
Published May 30, 2013
Are the side effects of cancer treatment worse than the cancer itself? My immediate response to that question is ‘Yes.’ But for me, the reality is that I have stage 4 cancer, so I have no choice but to suck it up.
Published May 09, 2013
Sunday is Mother's Day, and every year, I make sure to take the time to thank God for the mother he assigned to me
Published May 02, 2013
In two weeks, it will be Mother's Day. We are very excited about Mother's Day at the Noreen Fraser Foundation. We have teamed up with Wet 'n Wild cosmetics and Walgreens to offer you a great way to celebrate your mom, support cancer research and win great prizes. How can you beat that?
Published April 18, 2013
This is the fifth week I have been struggling with excruciating pain from necrosis of the jaw, but I am hanging in there, trying to remain optimistic. In the midst of my physical pain, I still have so many things for which I am thankful
Published April 11, 2013
I am still dealing with this necrosis of the jaw. One of my wonderful blog readers recommended a doctor in Miami who specializes in jaw problems. After five doctors telling me there is nothing I can do, and that I had to "live with it," I turned to all of you, and you saved me
Published April 04, 2013
Last week I was taken off my phase one clinical trial drug temporarily, because my blood counts were so low. My white count was .5, which many of you will know is critically low. Two weeks earlier, it was my red cell count that had fallen, for which I received blood transfusions
Published March 21, 2013
This was another sad week for me, as another girlfriend was laid to rest after fighting this dreaded disease. That's three girlfriends this year. I guess this is why I continue to fight not only my own monster within me, but fight to raise money to put this disease out of business
Published March 14, 2013
I hope in some small way I am paying it forward with my foundation, but nothing will ever have the impact of a one-to-one act of kindness. Wouldn't it be nice if we all did that every day in some small way?
Published February 28, 2013
A cancer diagnosis is always devastating, but nothing can be as a bad as a diagnosis of advanced metastatic cancer