1. Share Your Story: Cory & Chelsie Micek Cancer U 43:12

In 2018, Cory found a football-sized tumor in his chest. When the Doctor diagnosed him with cancer, he said, “You watch my God do a miracle!”. In the middle of cancer treatment, Jesus healed Cory. Now he and his wife coach other cancer patients and caregivers into their own victory.

  • 02:10: I almost blacked out. 
  • 06:53: What did they do to diagnose cancer?  
  • 07:12: Your lungs could collapse. 
  • 10:21: We’ll move forward with the chemotherapy treatment. 
  • 12:03: I had nine CT scans.  
  • 14:01: His body was freaking out.  
  • 16:19: It was a massive tumor.  
  • 18:28: God told me specifically that I would be healed by the third round. 
  • 21:09: What was your doctor’s reaction?  
  • 23:13: For us, cancer was life-changing.  
  • 25:10: How do you get from southern California to Nashville? 
  • 27:10: What was your worst moment? 
  • 29:20: What about your best moment? 
  • 30:54: What’s one thing you wish you had known at the very beginning? 
  • 33:29: We also did chiropractic acupuncture. 
  • 35:03: If you could only do one thing to improve health care in the US, what would it be and why?  
  • 37:28: You can do so much with nutrition. 
  • 37:58: Thriver Rapid Fire Questions. 
  • 39:33: Aside from Cancer U, what’s one resource that you would recommend for cancer patients and caregivers? 


Andrea Wilson Woods is a writer who loves to tell stories, and a patient advocate who founded the nonprofit Blue Faery: The Adrienne Wilson Liver Cancer Association. Andrea is the CEO and co-founder of Cancer University, a for-profit, social-benefit, digital health company. With Cancer U, Andrea synergizes her talents of coaching, writing, teaching, and advocacy. For over ten years, Andrea worked in the education field as a teacher and professor for public and private schools as well as universities. Andrea obtained her master’s degree in professional writing from the University of Southern California; her nonfiction writing has won national awards. Her new book, a medical memoir titled Better Off Bald: A Life in 147 Days, is a #1 Bestseller on Amazon in multiple categories.