Health Updates

UPDATE ON CANCER I had a visit at Sunnybrook Hospital in Toronto with our radiation oncologist and with our pancreatic surgeon on Tuesday.  I felt it wise to put out an update on our situation. The oncologist told me there are four tumors in my lungs. There are two in the left lung and two in the right lung.  They have grown since the...

UPDATE ON CANCER This note is sent from Dr. LeRoy Pennell (BCPM Board & Dr. and Mrs. Jessup's pastor) on the behalf of Dr. Jessup: Brother Jessup has been having trouble with his balance in walking and getting around, plus some other concerning symptoms, for the last few weeks. A CT scan of the head was ordered. The doctor told him the...

UPDATE ON CANCER This note is sent from our staff on the behalf of Dr. Jessup: Please pray for Dr. Jessup in a special way. He has had an adverse reaction to medication and is struggling with confusion and vertigo for about a week now. He has ceased taking this medication, and we are asking the Lord for a speedy recovery. Thank you...

UPDATE ON CANCER We just returned from Toronto's Sunnybrook Hospital where we met with Dr. Law, the pancreatic surgeon. The biopsy reveals this is a malignant tumor in the pancreas called a "neuroendocrine tumor". This tumor can be dormant or very aggressive. He believes that my tumor is dormant at this point but did indicate that could change. He believes we...