Jeffrey Deslandes is a native of Melbourne, Australia. He is a Master of Engineering Science, and a Doctor of Philosophy, attained at the University of Melbourne. He has been married twice and has five children. One fateful day in 1999, he believed it was all over when he was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer. He was wrong.
His diagnosis, B cell non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, follicular mixed small and large cell, Stage IV, with bcl-2 gene translocation, and splenic and bone marrow involvement. Like most people diagnosed with Cancer, Jeffrey's life was to change forever. His is an inspiring, positive, and true story about surviving cancer—and the things it teaches you. You grow as a person.
You learn what is really important in life. Compelled to write about his experience. "From Cancer Good Things Grow" was published recently. Available as ebook and soft cover.(Balboa Press)