As her cancer battle continues against adenoid cystic carcinoma, she takes medical leave to end her professional career and prays that an immunotherapy drug is both effective & tolerable.

By CARLA OFFENBURGER COOPER, Iowa, Oct. 12, 2019 — What a summer. Thank goodness for October. I’ve always thought October was the perfect month for rest and rejuvenation. The weather is nearly perfect and there’s still plenty of time not to think about the upcoming holiday season. I changed my life significantly at the end…