The Bite that Was a Blessing

A remarkable story of discovering cancer with a remarkable ending An experienced fiction writer couldn’t have come up with a plot line for a story like the one that Judy and Brian Bosscher lived in 2016. Judy was visiting residents in a home for adults with mental challenges, and she gave a hug to one … Read more The Bite that Was a Blessing

TEAL*: Tell Every Amazing Lady about Ovarian Cancer

Louise O’Farrell knew she had a serious medical condition even before two of her physicians did, which is not unusual when it comes to the diagnosis of ovarian cancer. Often referred to as the “cancer that whispers,” many symptoms of this silent killer can be mistaken irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). “That’s why ovarian cancer tends … Read more TEAL*: Tell Every Amazing Lady about Ovarian Cancer

Mercy Health Lacks Cancer Center Patient Featured in “Crowns of Courage” Project

Bravery comes in many forms, and one unique display is that of Mercy Health Lacks Cancer patient Lisa Fredricks, who was diagnosed with Stage 3 ovarian cancer in March 2017. “Cancer turned my life around 100%.” Fredricks was approached to participate in Crowns of Courage as one of 22 women featured through this project, all … Read more Mercy Health Lacks Cancer Center Patient Featured in “Crowns of Courage” Project