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May 10, 2019 · Claire Smith, ASCO staff
Kimberly Pena was 31 when she was diagnosed with breast cancer, the same age her mother was when she was diagnosed more than 3 decades earlier. She shares her experience with cancer, treatment, and trying to convince her family to be tested for the BRCA genetic mutation. Read More >>
May 2, 2019 · Claire Smith, ASCO staff
Three years ago, Sara Tejeda was pregnant, with another child in intensive care, when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. In this interview, she shares the story of how she came through the pain and loss. Read More >>
April 18, 2019 · Monica Bertagnolli, MD, FACS, FASCO
ASCO President Dr. Monica Bertagnolli is going out into local communities to find out what people with cancer and health care providers think and need. In this interview, she talks to one of her patients and his wife and caregiver about what they’ve learned after 12 years of living with chronic cancer. Read More >>
April 2, 2019 · Patrick Eck, as told to Jo Cavallo
Patrick Eck was diagnosed with acute lymphocytic leukemia when he was 17. Now cancer-free, he is finally living the life that was taken from him so many years ago. Read More >>
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March 28, 2019 · Patra Wroten, Conquer Cancer staff
Cancer can affect anyone, including young adults and teens. In these “Your Stories” podcasts from ASCO’s Conquer Cancer Foundation, two survivors tell their stories about when a diagnosis of cancer changed everything. Read More >>

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