Big Cancer Hook-up special guest: Julie Michaud

Parenting post-cancer

How do you parent post-diagnosis when you’re in a hospital a couple of hours away from your kids, husband, and home?

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Cancer changed Jamie’s career path

All Jamie ever wanted was to be a police officer. Since joining the RCMP, she’s been diagnosed with cancer three times. Watch this video to learn what her job looks like today, and where she hopes to go.

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Big Cancer Hook-up special guest: Kathy Stock

Kathy is a member of the YACC team in St. John’s with a focus on public speaking and awareness. She is also a Localife St. John’s leader, professional musician, singer and songwriter, volunteer at her church, and board member for several community organizations. She loves being with her family, being outside in the sun, and eating chocolate chip cookies.

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Big Cancer Hook-up special guest: Jody Mason

Jody has been off on disability for the past 15 months as his current schedule of chemo every two weeks made it difficult to stay at work. He had to give up some former hobbies and contact sports after having a power port installed, and he currently spends his time watching TV, playing Xbox, reading comic books, hanging out with friends when possible, and napping. He said, “Naps are awesome.”

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Big Cancer Hook-up special guest: Robin Harry

Robin grew up in the Caribbean island of Dominica, but has lived in Toronto since the 1990s. She is currently doing her second undergraduate degree, a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing, at the University of Toronto. She is a music junkie and sings in a gospel choir and says her dream job is to be a backup singer for my favourite musicians, but she’ll stick with health care, her other love.

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Big Cancer Hook-up special guest: Janice Davidson

Janice is a social worker who says her three children are her biggest accomplishment, and her favourite things to do are to spend time with them and her husband, Ian—especially when they’re travelling or being active in some way.

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Big Cancer Hook-up special guest: Christopher Chow

Chris is a freelance industrial and graphic designer who is currently working in Class Action Services as a claims evaluator. He also enjoys movies, TV, games, books, the Internet—basically anything that him procrastinate from the things he should be doing.

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