A Very Special Mix

A Very Special Mix

Laurent Coray story I remember my first official day as an electrical engineer. It was 1987 and it had taken a while to finally land that coveted job. As I was walking into work, I could see the landscaping crew working away, a job that I had just been doing the last...
Make a List

Make a List

“Everyone has a plan until they get punched in the face”. -Iron Mike Tyson This disease seems so familiar or common until the doctor sits in front of you and says, “the test results came back and…”. For me, and I figure for many others, life is never the same....
Braving the Storm Together

Braving the Storm Together

“My name is Yoli Origel, I am a 12-year survivor of Stage 3 Triple Negative Invasive Ductal Carcinoma (Breast Cancer). I have been a patient of St. Joseph’s Center for Cancer Prevention and Treatment since December 2007, and most recently a patient of Hoag Hospital...
The Buffalo Attitude!

The Buffalo Attitude!

This last Christmas of 2020 had been 17 months since we learned of Margaret Ann’s cancer diagnosis. This cancer journey began in a casual way on July 15, 2019 with a comment Margaret Ann made while Griff was visiting his Primary Care Doctor. Within six weeks of that...
Still Working

Still Working

My name is Paul Herold.  I am 79 years old and still work part time as a tax accountant in Oxnard, Calif. Every year i would get a blood test, and every year my PSA was going up. The Urologist I was seeing at that time kept telling me that it was my age. Last year my...
Not Going to Stop

Not Going to Stop

My name is Rhonda Allen. I am a colon cancer survivor of 5 years. I got involved with the KickinCancer – WeAreTheSolution organization and it is the best thing I have done for myself. They have taught me about the importance of eating healthy, exercising, and support...