Hope for Your Cancer Journey is a compilation of resources, personal healthcare experiences and anecdotes designed to empower individuals facing a cancer diagnosis. Cancer is challenging. No two people experience the same situations on this path. It is important not to compare yourself to others. Follow your heart when making decisions knowing that you know “you” better than anyone. This book aims to provide the confidence you need to make decisions about your care.
There are many opportunities to take control. Our goal is for you to find guidance within these pages. Do not feel obligated to read each page or even read this book from beginning to end. Find the chapters that address your current situation and start there. Share other chapters with loved ones who may be willing to dig deeper and take steps to support you in reaching out to resources or in planning for you. Guide for Hope wants to empower each of you to live full and active lives to the best of your abilities. We hope by sharing hints and tips that you will be successful in achieving your goals.