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Posts by Camille Ferruzzi

Survivor, Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Sex and Relationships

by Camille Ferruzzi December 7, 2023

How exactly do you tell someone, “Oh, by the way, my eggs got blasted from chemo therapy, and I will never be able to have my own kids”? And when exactly is the best time to bring this up? First date? Third date? Right before or in the middle of getting busy?


Rose Colored Disco Ball

by Camille Ferruzzi March 31, 2023

The question, “Will I ever be able to have kids?” fell out of my mouth without recognizing the weight of it. It was another conversation, with another doctor, about another instance of how cancer would impact my life long-term. What would be deemed an intense and difficult conversation in the real world, I ate for breakfast without batting one of my eyelash-less eyes.