Lessons learned from the ‘metastatic’ cancer support group

As I walk down the hallway in the British Columbia Cancer Agency’s Vancouver Clinic, I can hear the excited Voices and chuckles from the first arrivals of my first ‘metastatic’ cancer support group. Sydney Foran, the social worker who has led the group for several years, walks beside me, her… Read More

Type C Personalities

Question: Are you familiar with the body of psychology research done on Type “C” personalities? This is the mirror image of a Type “A” … i.e. the really nice people who bottle up their emotions. Also, why they are more prone to getting cancer?-Anonymous

A response from Rob:

This idea… Read More

What Caused My Cancer?

I’m reading “Grace and Grit” by Ken Wilbur, a brilliant man who has been able to integrate writing from around the world into a coherent map of the spiritual journey for humans. His wife, Treya, was diagnosed with breast cancer, and this book is about their amazing journey together.… Read More