NYACAW 2013

National Young Adult Cancer Awareness Week® 2013
Apr
01
2013

30 years ago this week, I was a young adult diagnosed with breast cancer.  If you’re a young adult with cancer today, it would be hard to imagine what it was like in 1983.  Even the phrase, young adults with cancer, often provoked a reaction of surprise and dismissal.  While feelings of isolation and alienation […]

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National Young Adult Cancer Awareness Week®
Mar
12
2012

12th Annual National Young Adult Cancer Awareness Week April 7-13, 2014 Meet Gloria Borges.  Gloria is a young adult colon cancer survivor and our featured Advocate In Action® for National Young Adult Cancer Awareness Week 2013.  At the age of 28 doctors found a tumor in her colon and was diagnosed with Stage IV colon […]

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