Category: Patient Stories

Patient Stories

A Family of Three Cancer Survivors

cCARE patient and cancer survivor Monique tells the remarkable story of receiving treatment for her own cancer from the same oncologist who treated her mother and husband.

A Positive Outlook Amidst Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Stephanie recounts her fight against an especially aggressive case of breast cancer called triple negative breast cancer. Now in remission, she hopes her story will encourage others to seek regular mammogram screenings.

A New Lease on Life After Lymphoma

When Mellissa was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma years ago, she visited cCARE for treatment. Today, after a long and hard-fought battle, she is in remission and enjoys an active lifestyle.

Cancer Doesn’t Care About Age

“Looking back I see the symptoms now but didn’t think it could have been that at the time,” says Stacy. “Cancer is scary at any age, but for me at my age the diagnosis was so unexpected and I felt so unprepared.”