My doctor led into it, not being awkward and beating around the bush. He used the medical platitudes often trotted out for chronic lymphomas in general, as in: "This is the good cancer," and "You will likely die with this cancer, but not from this cancer." I just stared at him.
Mother, Wife, Cancer Fighter
Rebecca Drotos lives in Beamsville, ON, is a proud mother to two children and has been married to her loving husband for 28 years. Rebecca was diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) at the age of 47, just a few days before Christmas. Her specialist has been monitoring her cancer through a process called “watch and wait,” while she continues to work and mind her family’s farm.
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