Cancer patients: Learn your rights

There are 3 comments on the Oct 15, 2012, KESQ-TV Palm Desert story titled Cancer patients: Learn your rights. In it, KESQ-TV Palm Desert reports that:

According to the American Cancer Society, in the United States, one out of every two men and one out of every three women will develop cancer at some point during his or her life.

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sandy smith

Deltona, FL

#1 Oct 16, 2012
MY HUSBAND IS A 24 YEAR SURVIVOR OF ESOPHAGEAL AND COLON CANCER HE WAS DIAGNOSED AT AGE 38 HE IS BY THE GRACE NOW 60 YRS AND STILL GOING STRONG, I AM A 4 YR SURVIVOR OF STAGE 4 METASTIC BREAST CANCER AND STILL INHALING THANK GOD FOR HIS MERCY. AND ALL THOSE WHO ARE THERE TO SUPPORT US WHEN WE ARE IN NEED.

Since: Feb 09

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#2 Oct 25, 2012
i think when faced with the news of cancer people just clam up because they are first shocked and then overwhelmed by it all.
but its true, patients have to take charge of the situation and find out everything they can.

knowledge is power.

Since: Feb 09

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#3 Oct 25, 2012
sandy smith wrote:
MY HUSBAND IS A 24 YEAR SURVIVOR OF ESOPHAGEAL AND COLON CANCER HE WAS DIAGNOSED AT AGE 38 HE IS BY THE GRACE NOW 60 YRS AND STILL GOING STRONG, I AM A 4 YR SURVIVOR OF STAGE 4 METASTIC BREAST CANCER AND STILL INHALING THANK GOD FOR HIS MERCY. AND ALL THOSE WHO ARE THERE TO SUPPORT US WHEN WE ARE IN NEED.
:))

good stories like this help too!
TY

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