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Wall Of Hope - Page 8

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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.

Rolando and his wife at Sturgis

Rolando L.

Survivor

Survivor Rolando L. punched pleural mesothelioma in the face. After finishing his chemotherapy, surgery and radiation treatment in July, Rolando defiantly celebrated in August [...]

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Mesothelioma survivor Peter L.

Peter L.

Survivor

Mesothelioma survivor and U.S. Navy veteran Peter L. has good reason to feel discouragement today. He has an even better reason to keep fighting through it. He loves what he [...]

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Mesothelioma Survivor John Owens and his wife, Colleen

John Owens

Survivor

Mesothelioma survivor John Owens still remembers driving himself to the hospital in the predawn darkness for the life-changing surgery that removed his left lung, much of his [...]

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Kasie Coleman

Survivor

As cancer patients, we deal with many ups and downs related to our condition, from learning about your devastating diagnosis to dealing with the side effects of [...]

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Mesothelioma survivor Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach

Survivor

Virginia Beach spent four years researching and writing hundreds of pages of family history. She began her memoirs with her ancestors' voyage to America on the Mayflower in [...]

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Peritoneal mesothelioma survivor Kasie Coleman in her Sugarbelle bakery

Kasie Coleman

Survivor

It's been nine months since I last wrote about my experiences as a mesothelioma survivor and small-business owner in Baton Rouge — and plenty has happened in my life. I [...]

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Mesothelioma survivor Richard M.

Richard M.

Survivor

Mesothelioma survivor Richard M. smiled when the mother of a fourth-grader recently thanked him and the rest of the White County School Board in Tennessee for implementing the new [...]

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Wedding picture of Peritoneal Mesothelioma Survivor Raeleen and husband Justin

Raeleen M.

Survivor

Raeleen's Facebook page sums up the mesothelioma survivor's courage and chutzpah: Team KickAss Raeleen's Journey. The 37-year-old from Yorkton in Saskatchewan, Canada, turned a [...]

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