Taylor Hetherington started chemotherapy before she finished Grade 10.
Diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma at 15, Taylor found the stresses of adolescence — from body image to social interaction — were compounded exponentially by her illness.
When she returned to her Uxbridge high school without hair after chemo, Taylor found no one, not even her friends, would speak to her.
“I didn’t know if it was because they were embarrassed or they didn’t know how to act,” Taylor said. “My teachers were…