Longtime northerner Walt Humphries hasn’t let two bouts with prostate cancer dim his view on life. In fact, Walt attributes a great deal of his recent good health to being prepared and positive. His message is simple; it’s important to accept the aspects of your disease you can’t change and create routines to manage what you can.
Since being diagnosed with cancer, Walt has dedicated himself to helping others with the disease, forming a peer support group in YK and counselling people affected by cancer.
Here’s his story: