The Truth of It: Chris

At the time of the interview, Chris worked for Lakehead University as a systems administrator. He was married and a father. Chris was diagnosed with stage 4 melanoma at the age of 36. Chris passed away in January 2010.

The Truth of It: Doug

Doug works in business development for a large software company. He is married and has two children. Doug was diagnosed with prostate cancer at the age of 49. He had a recurrence with metastases 5 years later.

The Truth of It: Jen

Jen lives and works in Richmond, BC. Since her diagnosis she has become a strong advocate around better care for young adults with cancer and is involved with Callanish and Young Adult Cancer Canada. Jen was diagnosed with endodermal sinus, a rare form of ovarian cancer, at the age of 29.

The Truth of It: Yvonne

Before her diagnosis Yvonne worked in mental health, addictions and spiritual care. She was diagnosed at age 45 with rectal cancer.

Chris

At the time of the interview, Chris worked for Lakehead University as a systems administrator. He was married and a father. Chris was diagnosed with stage 4 melanoma at the age of 36. Chris passed away in January 2010.