Two-time cancer survivor Sean Swarner is headed to the North Pole and he’s taking a flag of names of people who’ve been
touched by cancer with him. We're proud to be partnering with Sean and Mission of Hope. Please consider a donation to support this effort and add your name to the list: [ Lvstr.ng Link ]
"I am now happy to declare I am a 2+ year survivor with NED! It was a journey that I would not have been able to handle without the unconditional support of my family and friends, and great organizations like LIVESTRONG." Today's #cancerstory comes from Jeff, a Stage III-b colon cancer survivor. Read it here: [ Lvstr.ng Link ] Thanks Jeff for sharing your story!
"After I finished cancer treatment I thought I would feel better. Well, I didn't, I felt worse." - Your cancer journey doesn't end just because you've finished treatment. We're here to help you take control of your life after treatment. Here's Gloria's story.
Later this week the Ultimate Cycle Challenge takes place in Holland MI, and will be supporting LIVESTRONG for the TWELFTH consecutive year! This 100% volunteer based event brings family and friends together to keep stationary bikes in constant motion while enjoying 12 hours of entertainment. A very special thanks to organizers Tony and Michelle, to the volunteers who make it happen, and to all... View details ⇨
Our #fightcancerfriday love goes out to Laura! Laura was diagnosed with a rare and aggressive type of cervical cancer called neuroendocrine carcinoma in October 2016, at the age of 25. She's currently finishing her first round of treatment. Keep on smiling Laura! :) You can read her story here: [ Lvstr.ng Link ]
"I found the only way of coping and making sense of this experience was to see it as a journey that I was meant to take for several reasons. One of them being to teach me the real definition of gratitude. Also, to show me the strength and perseverance I had hidden in me."
Laura's #cancerstory: [ Lvstr.ng Link ]
Last week the #Austin community came together to welcome the Inaugural Director of the #LIVESTRONGCancerInstitutes, Gail Eckhardt, and brainstormed ways to fill the gaps in the patient's cancer journey. Learn more here: [ Lvstr.ng Link ] on Dell Medical School - UT Austin's blog.