Life After Cancer

Something that isn’t often talked about is what happens after cancer. Especially in young people, who’s bodies and minds were still growing and developing during treatment. Oftentimes, children must be monitored for long-term side effects of their treatment. These are different for everybody, depending on the type of cancer and its location, the treatment andContinue reading “Life After Cancer”

World Childhood Cancer Day (Feb. 15)

Today is World Childhood Cancer Day. Together we can defeat childhood cancer through awareness, research, and donations. Treatments for childhood cancer can be toxic, and life-threatening. Together, we look forward to a future full of hope, and where the word cancer doesn’t exist. Worldwide, only 4-5% of funding for cancer goes to childhood cancer. ChildrenContinue reading “World Childhood Cancer Day (Feb. 15)”

Introduction to Golden Sparks Photography

Did you know that worldwide approximately 300,000 children and youth are diagnosed with cancer per year? And that only 5% of Canadian funding for cancer research goes into childhood cancer?On November 1, 2019, I was diagnosed with Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma. I was 15 years old. Nobody ever expects to hear that they, or theirContinue reading “Introduction to Golden Sparks Photography”