This breast cancer survivor talks about the importance of advocating for yourself - do what you have to do to get what you need.
This Mom recorded the story of her daughter's leukemia so they'd always remember what she went through: like the hair loss and the crazy steroid-induced food cravings.
After being in a focus group, Tarshia was invited by Dannon Yogurt to be in a commercial. After her cancer diagnosis, the commercial got her retroactive SAG benefits, including health insurance.
"It's a new life. I'm getting used to it." Mike had a seizure during which he saw his father and others who had passed. He says he's grateful for his new life, with all of its wild ups and downs.
Elizabeth tells how she found out she had one brain tumor, and then a second one. She made this video so that she and her family can look back and remember the good and bad of the whole experience.
Phil tells the story of his brain tumor diagnosis, surgery and recovery, and how he immediately decided to be as positive, confident and happy as possible.
Kaitlyn has Lhermitte-Duclos disease, a rare, noncancerous brain tumor. She talks about being young, scared, grateful and strong.
With five siblings, a husband, daughter, two sons, grandchildren and a network of friends, Judith has no lack of a support group. Her biggest accomplishment? Her family!
This brother and sister, unfazed by their treatments, answer their parents' questions about what makes them feel lucky, grateful and afraid, how they found out they each had cancer.
This is such a great program. It gave us a chance to say things we wouldn't otherwise have said, and time to talk about things other than cancer, to focus on our family, not just Daniel's diagnosis.
This cancer fighter has a brilliant motto, "If I can't change it, I don't worry about it." Cancer has taught her about her own strength, about asking for help, and what friendship really means.