PCSN Ocotillo Living Magazine

Feature: Ocotillo Living Magazine (full text below)

“No, Mommy, no,” Bridget cried to her mom, Jamie Korn, who delivered the life-altering news that the bone infection that they had been praying for was really cancer. Having raised over $20,000 the previous year to help people fight the disease, 6-year-old Bridget understood what cancer meant, and she was scared. It was a typical…

PCSN Foothills Living

Feature: Foothills Living Magazine (full text below)

“No, Mommy, no,” Bridget cried to her mom, Jamie Korn, who delivered the life-altering news that the bone infection that they had been praying for was really cancer. Having raised over $20,000 the previous year to help people fight the disease, 6-year-old Bridget understood what cancer meant, and she was scared. It was a typical…

“It was at that moment that I realized that, best case scenario, this was a lymphoma and, alternatively, it could be much worse.”

Without warning, as often happens with cancer patients and their caregivers, everything in my life “changed on a dime.” It’s appropriate then, for my 1st entry into the Phoenix Cancer Support Network monthly blog, to give a short accounting as to how I became involved with this wonderful organization. As a practicing gastroenterologist in the…