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An update as of 09/09/2017

Good Morning all.  As you know yesterday we had an appointment with Dr. Tejani here at Wilmot Cancer Center.  It was a good appointment and we walked away feeling better than we have in quite some time. Update on what

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When the weight of the world is on your shoulders…. Aug 2017

and you feel lost and like you’re failing…  you crumble. So maybe it isn’t the weight of “THE” world…  it is really just the weight of “our” world.  My daughter’s world.  My world.  My husband’s world.  When you feel this

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Some days are a struggle for the emotional me…. March 2017

Shit!  It seems that there are triggers everywhere for me right now.  Today, this morning, I am sick to my stomach with memories of 5 years ago.  Sick with thoughts of what happened to our family 5 years ago, although

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Webster Schroeder High School Students raise money in support of BE uninTIMidated

In December 2016, four Webster Schroeder High School students selected BE uninTIMidated as their focus for their Junior Leadership Project Final. They sold candy canes for $1.00 during Lunch where the candy canes could be sent with a note to

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BE uninTIMidated talks Appendix Cancer with Dino Kay from FICKLE/93.3 – take a listen

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Rare Disease Day – 2016

    February 29, 2016 marks the 9th annual international Rare Disease Day. On this day every year, organizations around the globe unite their efforts to help bring awareness to the many rare illnesses that do not often see the

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Such a devious, deceitful disease

worry [wur-ee, wuhr-ee] /ˈwɜr i, ˈwʌr i/ • verb (used without object), worried, worrying. 1. to torment oneself with or suffer from disturbing thoughts; fret. Life right now you would think, in the space that we are in with Tim

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Two Years….

Two years ago today, this Monday, (it was April 2, 2012) at 6:30pm EST and our world collapsed around me.  Per Dr. Johnson with sadness in his face, “it does not look good”.  I fell to my knees.  Noises and voices were

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From Heartbreak to Hope; challenging your Doctor and owning your future

I have been giving a lot of thought lately to what responsibilities Doctors should have.  Is there any rhyme or reason to what and how they advise a patient when it is a matter unfamiliar to them?  I am aware

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We Need Your Help!

As a family member, friend, business acquaintance, fellow cancer warrior or supporter, Tim and I are asking for your help. Below you will find links to a video that tells our story in just under 6 minutes.  This video, this story, could

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