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Archive for June, 2010

Healing, Hope and Gratitude

The last three months have been a bit challenging for my family. In March, I returned to the US for -what I thought would be- a week of speaking engagements; however, things turned out quite differently. While in the States, my mother’s doctors discovered a cancerous mass in her body. In March 2006, she was diagnosed with a blood cancer called “Multiple Myeloma” and unfortunately the same disease had returned. The doctors initially thought three weeks of radiation would end the growth of the mass, but the cancer continued to spread causing kidney failure, a loss of sight in her …Continue Reading