Continuing our look at coping with pseudomyxoma peritonei, Maria, whose husband is a survivor, shares her tips:

I so want to give up everything sometimes and just be like we were before, but we will pull through this together and I will be at his side and be better and better everyday at being a wife and support to him. Many times, it is he who gives me strength. My advice is don’t give up, take a break and do something good for yourself and I am sure you will feel better.