We’re All United in this Fight

I am a teacher, mother of two boys, a wife, friend, freedom fighter, daughter, and sister. At 39, a few weeks before Christmas of 2016, I went into my local urgent care clinic with intense back and

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Finding Closure: One word at a time

I never wanted to write about cancer. But then again, who has?I was 22 years old when a scheduled exploratory surgery at the dentist’s office lead me to Texas Oncology in downtown Dallas. Not knowing

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Tenise F. 5671

I became a cancer survivor on June 15, 1987 with malignant histiocytosis. I had swollen lymph nodes, and that’s initially how the diagnosis was made. I had two surgeries. read more

Rallying Your Cancer Support Team

It was Halloween 2008 and I was Bat Girl. We love Halloween at our house and this particular year we were hosting the neighborhood party…Continue reading on Livestrong Voices »

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