26 year old female, thyriod cancer and law school survivor, currently on a mission to take control over my life, starting with my health and fitness, here! I blog about my life with thyroid cancer, in particular the challenges of being a young adult cancer survivor. I'm here to help share my story, promote some dialogue, and learn from...
I'm a 35 year old mother and wife living with cancer. My two oldest children and I were diagnosed six years ago with MEN2a and Medullary Thyroid Cancer. At the time I was also diagnosed with Metastatic Medullary Thyroid Cancer and Pheochromocytomas (adrenal tumors).
Everything since then has been one very loopy rollercoaster ride.
My name is Michelle.
I love all of the lovely things in life. And the lovely things in life love me too, I suppose. Or one would assume, since I’ve been fortunate to experience many lovely things.
However, life wasn’t always so lovely.
When I look back at my teenage years, I could use the word “angst”, just as easily as an Stephen Chobsky, or a Haulden...
As an actress, writer, producer, scientist, I have submersed myself into teaching people about the healing properties of food. I give Raw Food demonstration classes at several Whole Foods Markets in the Los Angeles area. In a documentary series I produce called, The Solutions, I see first hand how food heals diseases that were deemed terminal. I’ve come to understand...