― Aside from the anxious gut-churning feeling I get whenever I go to the doctor for a check-up, something remains from my experience with cancer. ∙ I still have my wig. ∙ At the time of diagnosis, I had long hair that went past my shoulders. When it became evident that chemo was on the cards for me, I decided that it would be better if I got my hair cut very short prior to undergoing treatment. I felt it would be an easier transition for my young boys if they saw my hair short [...].