According to their website, “National Cancer Survivors Day® is a celebration for those who have survived and an inspiration to those recently diagnosed.” Within those terms, we’ve found that the occasion means so many different things to the countless patients and loved ones impacted by the disease. What would you write on your paper?
A special thank you to the cancer survivors and their families featured:
Marilyn Hupe, ovarian cancer survivor, and her son, Matthew Hupe
Declan Dwire, B-ALL survivor, his brother Logan Dwire and mother Amy Dwire
Stacey Jones, breast cancer survivor
Sharon Gajdos, breast cancer survivor, and her grandsons Jack and Luke Paine
Lauren Bodnar, RN, BSN, OCN, Oncology Nurse Navigator