Interviews With Survivors

Wall Of Hope - Page 14

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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.

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Jim A.

Survivor

Like so many other veterans, Jim A. doesn't blame the United States Military for the asbestos exposure that led to the mesothelioma cancer that may change his life [...]

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Ward Stanley

Ward S.

Survivor

Ward S. doesn't sound like a 79-year-old man battling malignant pleural mesothelioma. He sounds like a man making plans for a very busy future. "I'm happy right now, in [...]

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Michelle M.

Survivor

Michelle M. wanted something special - something she could keep - to commemorate the past 10 years. She wanted something that could help her through the next decade, too. She [...]

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Tim C. Survivor

Tim C.

Survivor

Tim C. was prepared to concede. He had decided against any grueling chemotherapy or any radical surgery that, at best, would only prolong an inevitable end. There is no cure for [...]

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Jan and Her Dogs

Jan Egerton

Survivor

Loved hearing from Jan last week? Here is the continuation of the interview. If you missed last week, here is Part 1. What do you think about the mesothelioma community since [...]

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Jan Egerton Mesothelioma Survivor

Jan Egerton

Survivor

It has been a while since we have last heard from Jan, so I wanted to reach out to her to see how she has been. If there are specific questions I haven't covered that you would [...]

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James Brennan

James Brennan

Caregiver

James Brennan wasn't sure how best to assist when his father was diagnosed with mesothelioma. The sense of helplessness grew as he watched his father's health decline, despite [...]

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Jacob H.

Survivor

The self-portrait of Jacob H. speaks volumes about his attitude toward the diagnosis of peritoneal mesothelioma he received in 2010. Jacob titled it "Jake the Invincible," a [...]

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