A doctor with breast cancer and the ‘knowledge-based decisions’ she made for herself

From Yahoo! Life: As a physician and surgeon, I know what cancer looks like. I have an idea how it progresses and how bad treatment can be. I wanted to get on with it, have the surgery and whatever treatment so I could recover and get back to my life. But with my first surgery … Read moreA doctor with breast cancer and the ‘knowledge-based decisions’ she made for herself

Houston food writer Cleverly Stone dies of cancer

From Houston Food Finder: Longtime Houston food journalist, radio host, television personality and founder of Houston Restaurant Weeks Cleverley Stone has passed away after several months battling uterine cancer. Stone publicly announced her diagnosis to her television audience on Fox 26 on October 18, 2019, her 68th birthday, and encouraged women to pay attention to … Read moreHouston food writer Cleverly Stone dies of cancer

Cancer gave her a death sentence, but he dated and MARRIED her anyway

From USA Today: After meeting online, Nashville’s Amanda DiMarzio told Sean Woodard she had two years to live — but he started dating her anyway, and the two got hitched (for free!) Wednesday night. After a tough divorce, single dad Sean Woodard decided to get on the Bumble dating app, the one where women make … Read moreCancer gave her a death sentence, but he dated and MARRIED her anyway

Non-smoker living with one lung after cancer diagnosis at 24

From People: When Amanda Kouri was diagnosed with lung cancer at 24 years old in 2014, she felt shocked and confused. She’d never smoked and was very active her whole life. “The most important fact, and not to scare anyone, is that anyone with lungs can get lung cancer,” says Kouri, 29, of Manhattan, who … Read moreNon-smoker living with one lung after cancer diagnosis at 24

Dog smelled ovarian cancer, saved owner’s life

From The Today Show: In 2013, Stephanie Herfel moved from California to Wisconsin and, soon after, she noticed a surprising weight gain. Her diet and exercise hadn’t changed, yet she put on 60 pounds. When she started experiencing belly pain that doubled her over, she decided to visit an emergency room for answers. “It was … Read moreDog smelled ovarian cancer, saved owner’s life

Woman Gave Boyfriend An ‘Out’ After Cancer Diagnosis, They’re Now Married

From ABC News: In July 2017, Hanson was diagnosed with stage 2 breast cancer. Facing a diagnosis at just 25, she had no idea what to expect, but she knew it wasn’t going to be an easy road. She offered her boyfriend an “out.” But Allegretti didn’t flinch. Instead, he dropped everything to be by … Read moreWoman Gave Boyfriend An ‘Out’ After Cancer Diagnosis, They’re Now Married