She had known many losses over her forty years. Her husband died several years ago. She lived in a car. Her eight children were under the protective care of her sister-in-law. After her recent diagnosis of cervical cancer… Read More
This “Close to Home: Songs of Survivorship” musical collection may have always been meant to be, but was not planned. As a cancer surgeon and caregiver to family members with cancer, I have been transformed and healed by… Read More
I was the guy with the answers. The man with a plan. I prided myself on my listening skills. My attention to the details of my cancer patients’ journeys. My humanity. But pride goeth before the fall. Surgical… Read More
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Dr. Boulay’s recent performance of “You’d Be Do Nice To Come Home To” by Cole Porter. This song let off a discussion of intimacy in cancer survivorship at the recent Survivor Summit Cancer Support Community Greater Lehigh Valley. About 60% of the cancer survivors present described some change in intimacy after their cancer diagnosis. There was also a general agreement that few professional services were available to help heal this wound.
Thank you to St. Luke's University Health Network for your sponsorship of this wonderful event. ...
Dr Boulay’s performance of “Bridge Over Troubled Water” at yesterday’s Survivor Summit by the Cancer Support Community Greater Lehigh Valley at DeSales University. This piece honored the amazing work of the staff and leadership of Cancer Support Community and the wonderful work that they do for #cancersurvivor s. Thank you Josh Groban for the inspiration. And thanks to @Paulsimon for this beautiful song. ...