Category Archives: Cancer Reflections

A Blessing in the Storm

by Elizabeth Burgard Fulgaro ©2017   Yesterday was a watershed day for us. For the first time in over a year there was a relief from some of the difficult challenges which we have faced. Up until then it has … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Healing

by Elizabeth Burgard Fulgaro © 2015 November 1st All Saints Day is celebrated. It causes me to think of all those who like us have been imperfect and yet never gave up persevering to follow our Lord more. It reminds … Continue reading

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A Pause for Gratitude and an Update

by Elizabeth Burgard Fulgaro © 2015 It’s time for a cancer progress check-in. First the practical, then a reflection on God and His mysterious, wonderful way. When last I wrote, the May 2015 ultrasound and scan (which were in the … Continue reading

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Good Report Not The Best and All Is Well With My Soul

by Elizabeth Burgard Fulgaro © 2015 We tend to like it when things in our lives come in neat little packages where the contents and boundaries are clear. This gives us a false sense of assurance so that we think … Continue reading

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True Treasures From Trusting God

by Elizabeth Burgard Fulgaro © 2015 This morning was an ultrasound to check on the status of lymph nodes in my neck 6 month post-radioactive iodine treatment and 8 ½ months post thyroid cancer surgery. It is the first of … Continue reading

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Christmas Is Not Always Easy

by Elizabeth Burgard Fulgaro © 2014 Despite all the societal hype about what Christmas should look like, Christmas is not always easy. In fact, for many, Christmas is a time of year which by focus on the pictures of perfect … Continue reading

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Not My Will But Yours

by Elizabeth Burgard Fulgaro ©2014 Today begins the process of radioactive iodine treatment which doctors feel strongly is the next step in “cure” of the thyroid cancer discovered July 14th and surgically dealt with on August 13th. I am thankful … Continue reading

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