The C Word

Sunday, 26 December, 2021

Stronger With Two: A Husband and Wife Get Cancer

Helen is joined by Bari Roberts Ross who shares her incredible story of being diagnosed with cancer at the same time as her husband. Bari has written a book about their experience "Stronger with Two: The Inspiring True Story of a Husband and Wife Winning the Battle Against Cancer Together" and she shares how they have come through two cancer diagnoses, and one recurrence in the past twelve years. In 2009 Bari and her husband Charles were in the doctor’s office to find out what was causing Charles' fatigue. Her husband pointed out Bari had a lump on her neck, what happened was lifechanging. Bari was diagnosed with stage four metastatic head and neck cancer, Charles with leukemia.

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