(KTVI) - Sister Janis Yaekel, member of a religious order of Catholic Sisters called the Adorers of The Blood Of Christ is battling pancreatic cancer. She blogs about her battle to fight the disease to inspire others who are coping with various forms of cancer. Sister Yaekel, a resident of Ruma, Illinois was diagnosed with one of the worst forms of cancer four years ago this week. She was cancer free for awhile, but it came back. Sister Yaekel is getting a Cat Scan and a MRI this Thursday and is hoping for the best. Her blog appears every other week on the congregation's website adorers.org. Many readers take comfort in her inspiring words.
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.