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A Survivor Story: Lara Maldonado

My Name is Lara Maldonado, coined Lara Strong during my battle with ovarian cancer. I was diagnosed November 2013 and completed treatment…Continue reading on Livestrong Voices »

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Survivor Stories: Marie Jarrell

The first step of my cancer survivorship journey was taken on April 28, 2014. I listened to my doctor’s message: “I need to discuss…Continue reading on Livestrong Voices »

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Resources for Kids and Young Adults

One in three people face a cancer diagnosis in their lifetime, meaning that millions of children are tasked each year to deal with the…Continue reading on Livestrong Voices »

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Back to Cancer Basics

A cancer diagnosis can be unexpected and scary. When you’re hit with a sudden overload of uninterpretable medical terminology, conflicting…Continue reading on Livestrong Voices »

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Ask An Expert: Cancer and Exercise

Exercise in and around the cancer experience is an important topic. This Livestrong learning opportunity is presented by Marilyn Breedlove…Continue reading on Livestrong Voices »

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Heavy Stretching

Jennifer Campisano is a mother and blogger who was diagnosed with Stage IV metastatic breast cancer at the age of 32. She is actively…Continue reading on Livestrong Voices »

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Understanding Chemo Brain

We were honored recently to partner with our friends at the Cancer Support Community of Central Texas to host this free educational class…Continue reading on Livestrong Voices »

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Karen Hertz — My Livestrong Story

My first cancer diagnosis came in June of 2007. I was 5 months pregnant, and my husband, Jake, and I were expecting twin girls. My belly…Continue reading on Livestrong Voices »

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A Cancer Survivor Profile: Brienne

Right up front: I was diagnosed in January 2007 with rectal cancer. I was 39, training for a half marathon and had no family history of…Continue reading on Livestrong Voices »

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Looking Forward

- Aaron’s StoryAbout two days before Thanksgiving 2011, I got a call from my surgeon saying that I had Hodgkin’s lymphoma. It was a whirlwind trying to figure out exactly what my diagnosis meant and

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