Thanks to Facebook memories, I got a bunch of notifications that this article I wrote for Touched by Cancer magazine had been published four years ago. As we prepare for some upcoming visits with doctors to tackle a couple of late-effects, this seemed worth revisiting.
To say that raising kids denotes eighteen-plus years of uncertainty is an understatement. Will they grow up to be well-adjusted? Will they bring home friends that I approve of? Will the school system reassign them to a new school for the third time before the fifth grade?