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My Secret to Beating Stage IV Cancer: Positivity

The benefits of a having a positive attitude while fighting the toughest battle of your life

by Magdalena Bujalski.

Dealing with new realities

Acceptance and gratefulness are essential on your cancer journey

by Marc Buedenbender.

Words cannot describe the sadness and joy I felt

I was told by a doctor that I am a ticking time bomb, they had no idea when the cancer would form

by Lauren Chaisson.

Pain is Temporary, Glory is Forever

Never lose faith and hope. Miracles happen all the time.

by Kalpana Chowdhary.

Thank You Cancer

Nothing Ruins the College Experience Quite Like Cancer

by Jenny Inman.

I might have cancer, but cancer doesn’t have me

I want to break the stigma of lung cancer being an old smoker's disease and push hospitals to test as standard so more lives can be saved.

by Joanna Heard.

My mind shut down after hearing the word “cancer.”

It’s important to give yourself time to recover from the initial shock of your diagnosis before making a treatment decision.

by Gogs Gagnon.

I had to be extra and battle two at once

On December 19, 2018, I was told I am in remission! Wow!

by Jill Hoffman.

My Pregnancy Cancer Taught Me Grace

I am past 5 years remission and live life to the absolute fullest!

by Cindy Lupica .
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