Cancer stories can be empowering and hopeful to those who are living with cancer. When a cancer diagnosis has touched your life, turning to living with cancer stories can be a helpful strategy for focusing on a positive, healthful future.
In this story from May 1963, actor William Gargan, who amassed over 100 film credits over 30 years, shares how a cancer diagnosis ended his career but gave him a new purpose.
Avery Sontheimer would love to have her own shelter. But for now, despite battling cancer, she’s dedicated to helping hundreds of rescues—one gift card at a time.Continue reading
This mother was inspired by her child’s insistence on living life to the fullest, despite multiple cancer diagnoses.Continue reading
Supermodel Natalia Harris shares how she relies on faith, good nutrition and the support of her mom to get her through her diagnosis.Continue reading
After 25 years as a medical missionary, she was now the one in need of some loving care.Continue reading
After surviving Stage 3 cancer, Mark Speckhart built a bench in a forest that offers respite and comfort to those who come upon it.Continue reading
She received a sign of God’s protection right after waking up from another surgery.
Sarah Arthur found comfort in the author's words as she went through cancer treatment.Continue reading
In our exclusive video, author Sarah Arthur shares how she found strength in Madeleine L’Engle’s work following a harrowing breast cancer diagnosis.Continue reading
The acclaimed ESPN reporter shares how important sports have been to her as she deals with cancer and how her faith and the support of friends, family and fans help to keep her positive and hopeful.Continue reading