Surviving Lung Cancer with Support from Online Community

By Lesley Booth In this month’s blog post, Lesley Booth shares her story of being diagnosed with and treated for lung cancer. She credits HealthUnlocked’s Quit Support online community for helping her through the many challenges she faced. On April 5, 2012, I turned 63. The week before I got a terrible chest infection, which made me … Read more>>

Clinical Research Saved My Life – and Changed It

By T.J. Sharpe In this blog post, T.J. Sharpe shares his story of how a clinical trial not only saved his life but gave him a new and more meaningful career. A member of HealthiVibe’s Patient Steering Committee, T.J. shares his story in recognition of Clinical Trials Awareness Week, which is May 18 – 22, … Read more>>

Postpartum Breast Cancer – A New Mom’s Story

By Amanda Cabrera In this blog post, guest blogger Amanda Cabrera shares her story of how she was diagnosed with breast cancer shortly after becoming a new mom. She stresses the importance of early detection as she does her part to raise awareness of this cancer that will affect one out of eight women over … Read more>>

From Oncology Nurse to Cancer Survivor: Both Sides of the Bedside with @CmagnusMoore

The following guest post is a reprint with permission from Christine Magnus Moore who has the dual perspective of an oncology nurse and a cancer survivor. You can find the original post on her blog at www.bothsidesofthebedside.com. Christine is the author of the book, Both Sides of the Bedside: From Oncology Nurse to Patient, an … Read more>>