The key to recovery

I mentioned previously that one of the key aspects to recovering post-treatment is the need for human contact – even if you’re not always up to it. That timeframe from treatment end to waiting for the results can be a very lonely period: you’re without the daily contact from/comfort blanket of the nursing staff, and you don’t yet know the final outcome. I was asked to do a piece with the assistance of Macmillan for the press regarding this period, and the link below is the first result (the newspaper version has my mugshot attached for additional scary impact).

The next update will be “the Partner’s Perspective”: I got Liz to put some thoughts into words about how she felt during the entire process. There are parts of her story that I wasn’t aware of at the time…