I attended my brother’s funeral recently. Cancer took him, just as it’s taken other members of my family and just like it tried to take me. While I stood there, trying to comfort my family members and reflecting upon my own memories, I couldn't help but reflect on all that cancer has taken from us – some of the strongest and most vital men and fathers I’ve ever known (right along with our mothers, sisters and children). It’s easy to say that we’ll take a stand right now – to end cancer, and I do believe it’s important to aggressively pursue better diagnostics, treatments and life-long … [Read more...]
About Don Jackson
St. Louis native Don Jackson, co-organizer of the Albuquerque Dads Group, is founder and CEO of Daddy Newbie. The three-time cancer survivor is father of a 3-year-old and stepdad of an 8-year-old. He writes about life, the universe and everything–from the perspective of a dad.