Doing My Part

2018-10-18T15:01:01+00:00October 18th, 2018|Events, Hot Topics|

By Michelle McMahon My connection to lung cancer began when I was a teenager. I lost my mom to this disease just before her 53rd birthday. Some 33 years later I was handed the same lung cancer diagnosis in the form of Bronchoalveolar Carcinoma (BAC). I was 49 years old and like my mom I had never smoked or experienced any ill health. It all started with a small, nagging, non-productive cough that wouldn’t go away.  After a few weeks, [...]

How I Got My Second Wind… and Wrote a Book About It

2018-04-09T14:19:49+00:00April 9th, 2018|Hot Topics, Stories of Hope|

By Dann Wonser How many things have you learned since your cancer journey began, that you wished you had known right from the beginning? If you’re like me, it’s a long list. How do you get through the shock of those first few weeks? (Umm… months?) How do you share the news with those people that you care about and what do you say as your path takes new turns? There may have been a person or two that has [...]