Patient Story

'Persevering with hope'

With two bone marrow transplants behind her, 9-year-old Lily Goodwin fights for her future.

Patient Story

Butterflies soar for ArtPrize

Project brings hope and healing to cancer patients.

Patient Story

An unexpected blessing

An artist balances the challenges of chemotherapy with the excitement of her first entry in ArtPrize.

Could the Zika virus help battle a deadly brain cancer?

Research is early, but appears promising.

Infographic

Taking Cancer Personally

Breast Cancer: Then and now and what you need to know.

Just the facts, mammogram

A doctor dispels 9 common breast cancer myths.

‘Be a Betty Ford’

The first lady’s daughter encourages women to make breast cancer detection and prevention a priority.

Patient Story

Going home, with love

Help from friends and strangers made Alfonso Guerra’s last wish come true: He returned to Nicaragua.

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Maddie Pflug reflects on her cancer life

Patient Story

'How God’s plan works'

Diagnosed twice with cancer, Madison Pflug has two transplants and prevails with a deeper faith and appreciation for each day.

Moles not most likely spot for melanomas

More than two-thirds of deadly skin cancers occur as new lesions.

Patient Story

Tipping the balance

Susan Calkins stood a slim chance of surviving stage 4 ovarian cancer—until a clinical trial improved her odds.