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Marilyn’s Story

Marilyn’s Story

I was diagnosed with stage 4 left lung cancer. At one point my oxygen level was 60, I was rushed to the hospital where they put in a drain and put...

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Lisa’s Story

Lisa’s Story

In June 2019, I was playing with my grandson on my lap. He stepped on my lap, when he did I felt a knot move. I went to my primary doctor who then...

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Alice’s Story

Alice’s Story

In May, 2015, my daughter suggested I see a dermatologist about a spot on my forehead. It was diagnosed as pleomorphic t-cell lymphoma. My...

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Meagan’s Story

Meagan’s Story

Three years ago, on November 18th, 2016 I was diagnosed with stage 4B Hodgkin's Lymphoma. On November 23, 2016, I would be starting chemo for the...

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Melanie’s Story

Melanie’s Story

Around 1990 I went in for an MRI and they found my tumor by mistake. After seeing a Neurologist, I was put on watch and wait because the tumor was...

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Vicki’s Story

Vicki’s Story

Let me start by saying I have never smoked a day in my life, so when I was diagnosed with esophageal cancer I was floored. My original diagnosis was...

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Lorinda’s Story

Lorinda’s Story

For about two years I was having these symptoms: pelvic/abdominal pain, bloating, very fatigued, low back pain, feeling full quickly and...

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Sonya’s Story

Sonya’s Story

I was diagnosed with stage 4 Hodgkin’s lymphoma at age 13. I had chemotherapy for one whole year. I came close to dying but I never gave up.  Having...

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Crystal’s Story

Crystal’s Story

I was 21 when I was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. It has been a huge struggle despite having "the good cancer". I have had 2 recurrences and found...

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Margaret’s Story

Margaret’s Story

Margaret has breast cancer. She has overcome hundreds of pokes, tests and surgeries. The next 5 years she will have to continue a new way of life...

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