Heather Bucalos Young Adult

Young Adult Cancer Patient Stories

Share your personal story and help us give hope to other young adult patients, survivors, caregivers, family and friends. It's experiences like yours that provide comfort and courage to the young adult cancer community.

If your story is selected, a member of our team will contact you about being featured on our Cancer Talk blog.

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Erik Gorenflo YA Patient Story

Testicular cancer at 23: Erik's story

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photo of Sheila Carson

Breast cancer at 32: Sheila's story

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Heather Bucalos

Stem cell transplant: Heather's story

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Photo of James Stevens

Living with a neobladder: James' story

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photo of Sheana working in research lab

Living with a genetic cancer syndrome: Sheana's story

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Photo of patient Charles Terranova on court house steps.

Young Adult cancer: Charles’ story

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Danieller Ossher in Venice for a post-cancer vacation.

Breast cancer at 30: Danielle's story

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Mary Guevara with her family

Stage 3 anal cancer: Mary's story

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“Everyone Told Me I’m Too Young”: Cancer at Age 27

Read Racine's story