AYA Cancer Awareness Week

Monday marked the start of Adolescent/Young Adult Cancer Awareness Week. For me, it was just another Monday

However, social media will, in accord with the protocols laid down by the Facebook Ruling Council, come alive with photos of people ringing the bell at the infusion center, sobbing at their diagnosis — all those big moments that celebrate the sort of linear narrative that ableds like to build around complex, multifactorial diseases. If you are a new member of that community, you might see these photos and…