This is the story of Itzik Keidar, who is diagnosed with asbestos cancer. It has been 12 years since he had a surgery to remove his cancer. And he is still fighting for his healthy.
So he was diagnosed with melanoma skin cancer 12 years ago. Though it is not as painful as mesothelioma, it still has to be removed. After the surgery, the doctor informed itzik that he will probably get the same cancer in 2 years, unless he visits hospital every day for interferon injecton for the next 3 years.
He took that option regardless his wife’s opinion by rejecting the treatments and also to ignore the preiodical medical surveilances. He was thinking that death is a part of life and should not be avoided. He accepted the insight and it cchange dhis life. He has a strong believe that everything will be alright.
He also gather information since his father is also died from lung cancer, so he already know how hard to cope with that without enough information available. He believes that knowledge and iformation are important part un the process of defeating mesothelioma. Believe in yourself and keep your fighting spirit. He say “ you are not alone!”