Matt Ellefson

Category: Cancer Resources


Questions to ask your Oncologist

My cancer diagnosis was the toughest challenge I’ve ever encountered in my life. I knew about cancer, had friends and loved ones who lost their lives to cancer, but never in a million years did I think it would happen…

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10 Ways to Help a Friend with Cancer

1. Say “I don’t know what to say” – A cancer diagnosis is something none of us are ever prepared for, and it can challenge the lines of communication between friends. Some people freeze up and don’t say anything at all,…

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Purpose in our Sufferings

Everyone has faced a difficult challenge in his or her life. Some have endured more pain and suffering than others but, each of us has had a wound to be healed. After being diagnosed with late stage lung cancer and…

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Because Time Matters

December 31, 2013 marked the fourth year from the day I was first told I had late-stage lung cancer. A lot has happened over four years. Some things were tough, some moments I wouldn’t trade in a million years, and I’ve…

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