“Cancer.”“You have cancer.”“Your husband has cancer.” Cancer.”Our Journey” is a rare glimpse at the day-to-day struggle with cancer in a family told through the voices of Neil Johnson, Jr., a man plagued with the question of how his diagnosis could affect his family; Mary Ann Johnson, his wife who learns to rise and become a source of unconquerable strength for Neil; Gail Gardner, an unsuspecting stem-cell donor who, by chance or by fate, brought hope to a struggling family; and finally the family, friends and community members who became an endless source of love and light to the Johnson family.
Take a journey into the weird and wonderful world inside you! Follow your food as it travels through your body. Take a deep breath and explore your lungs. Let your mind boggle at what your brain can do. Packed with lively illustrations to reveal your boy’s amazing secrets, this book is perfect for a parent and child to read together or to explore independently.
This book was written from a personal perspective of a woman diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis and journey towards an effective treatment for her illness. The Journey covers the different therapies available as well as the more personal aspects of living with a chronic debilitating illness. The Journey culminates when the author has a Hemato poietic stem Cell Transplant in Australia in 2011.