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Are You A Cancer Previvor?

Are you someone who hasn't had a cancer diagnosis but might some day? If so, here are words and helpful tips to understand life as a previvor.

By Bethany Kandel

Getting Pregnant After Ovarian Cancer?

After an unexpected ovarian cancer diagnosis led to the loss of both her ovaries, Noel wondered if she could ever have children. Find out what happened.

By Katherine Malmo

The Power of Patient Advocacy

Read the inspiring story of Trish Lannon, a colon cancer survior turned patient advocate who regularly speaks on Capitol Hill.

By Erin L. Boyle

How to Tell Your Metastatic Breast Cancer Story

What’s the best way to tell your story about being diagnosed with advanced breast cancer? PJ gives her advice.

By PJ Hamel

My Uterine Cancer Survivor Story

Patti's doctor said the warning signs were probably nothing — then she got the diagnosis. Read her story about the importance of advocating for yourself.

By Katherine Malmo

Life After Tonsil Cancer: One Woman’s Journey

When Lisa lost part of her tongue to an aggressive throat cancer, she had to get creative about food. Here's her story.

By Sheila M. Eldred

Breast Cancer Changed Everything

Read the candid and heart-wrenching story of PJ Hamel, a mom who faced a harsh reality — and lived to see her son grow up.

By PJ Hamel

'Cancer Saved My Life': Survivorship After NHL

Josh Feldman recommends cancer patients take charge of their health and seek second opinions where necessary. His non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma was diagnosed after visiting three doctors.

By Elizabeth Millard

Metastatic Breast Cancer Giving You Insomnia?

If you have trouble sleeping with late-stage breast cancer, you're not alone. Here's why sleep issues are so common, and what you can do about it.

By PJ Hamel

Getting Pregnant After Cancer Treatment

Are you worried that cancer treatment will prevent you from starting a family? Here's what you should know about the latest fertility preservation options.

By Robin Elise Weiss, Ph.D.