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More Stories of Hope

Discover the stories of mesothelioma survivors across the nation who defied the odds by trying new cancer treatments, keeping their faith alive, traveling and spending quality time with family and other loved ones.

Pleural Mesothelioma Survivor Jack Riordan with his wife

Jack Riordan


Pleural mesothelioma survivor Jack Riordan sounds a lot more worried about those around him -- his caregiver wife, children, grandchildren and other patients -- than he does [...]

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Mesothelioma Survivor Robin Brown and her grandchildren

Robin Brown


There will be no victory parade, no anniversary celebration, not even a luncheon or commemorative plaque to honor pleural mesothelioma patient Robin Brown in November. But [...]

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Mesothelioma Survivor Joanne D. & Husband



Before retirement, Joanne D. worked as a geriatric case manager independently and for multiple health insurance companies, spending much of her professional life caring for [...]

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Mesothelioma Victim Jimmy E. Next to a Lego Statute of Liberty

Jimmy E.


Update:Jimmy's father, Christopher Ellis, informed us that Jimmy lost his battle with mesothelioma on Oct. 8. He was 38. Jimmy E. is a remarkable man. Inspired by the [...]

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Mesothelioma Survivor Billy K & His Wife Sharon

Billy K.


Doctors told United States Army soldier Billy K. almost 50 years ago that he never would walk again, his left leg irreparably damaged by a spray of bullets when his patrol was [...]

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Mesothelioma Survivor Rich D with his wife Aline

Rich D.


Rich D. opened the door and gazed with amazement at his posh suite on the 26th floor of the luxurious Bellagio Hotel in Las Vegas, private sauna, flat-screen TVs throughout, [...]

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Mesothelioma Survivor Kasie Coleman and her family

Kasie Coleman


BATON ROUGE, La. -- Kasie Coleman is like a buzz saw without a stop switch now, whirling from one task to the next, leaving dust in her wake and anyone trying to follow, two [...]

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Mesothelioma Survivor Antonio L. with his grandchildren

Antonio L.


Will L. spends a lot of time now worrying about his father's health. He often wonders how different things might be if his father had never left Ecuador 45 years ago to create a [...]

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