The wonderful and inspiring co-founder of the #bcsm chat, Jody Schoger, has an equally ownderful and inspiring blog: Women With Cancer. Her bio: Writer, blogger. Optimist. Cancer Advocate. Working for a better world, one word at a time. http://womenwcancer.blogspot.com/
Sheryl Flowers - Beloved daughter, sister, friend, journalist & long time longtime executive producer of Tavis Smiley Show on public radio. “I learned early on that you have to 'bloom' where you are planted. Throughout life many of us will encounter trials and triumphs, but its important to remember there is always something to be gained from each experience and never to take any encounter for granted.” (Sheryl lost her battle with TNBC in June of 2009)
"Last week, we learned that Brittany Wenger, 17, created a computer "brain" that can diagnose breast cancer with 99% sensitivity. Last year, we learned that Angela Zhang, also 17, developed a nanoparticle that can be delivered to the site of a cancerous tumor, where it kills cancer stem cells. I'd say the future is in very good hands." (Click through for article on Angela.)
Heather Von St. James | Mesothelioma Survivor. Visit cancerhawk.com to find resources for anyone living with cancer - patients, survivors and caregivers alike. Find valuable cancer support services, inspiring quotes and messages, financial assistance and aid, tips on navigating cancer and detailed cancer information. http://cancerhawk.com/cancer-support-services/
Harry is 13 years old and is the only male teenager in the world with a rare form of a premature aging disorder Progeria. Harry has Atypical Progeria Syndrome (Non Classical Progeria). With that comes some hair loss, arthritis, joint pain, poor circulation, Raynauds disease, Osteolysis and small stature. Yet through all this Harry is a bright intelligent loving teenager who lives each day to the full and is a pleausure to be around. He has won many awards for triumph over…
Sylvia E. Morris, MD, MPH, is a board-certified physician in internal medicine and holistic medicine. In addition to her clinical practice, she is a community health advocate as well as a medical consultant and commentator for media outlets such as The Weather Channel, Atlanta Fox 5 News, and CNN.com.
Fox’s John Stossel: ‘I write this from the hospital. Seems I have lung cancer … Customer service stinks’