Meghan McCallum

Meghan McCallum is a freelance writer and French to English translator. Since being diagnosed with stage III triple negative breast cancer at age 32, Meghan has taken an active role in the cancer community to share stories and resources. She strives to support conversations around cancer and empower others to advocate for their own health and well-being.

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Helping AYAs Navigate Post-Treatment Life

Stupid Cancer offers mental health discussion series.

Moving Beyond Cancer

LIVESTRONG at the YMCA is a free program, operating in 42 states, that helps cancer survivors find and maintain an active lifestyle.

A Fresh Mindset for the New Year

Finding meaning with Cancer Support Community Los Angeles.

Fueling Academic Resilience

The Ruth Cheatham Foundation helps students succeed beyond a cancer diagnosis.

When It Comes to Health, Communication Is Key

MyUzima Health & Wellness works to improve health outcomes for Black communities.

Reason to Ride

Young Survival Coalition’s Tour de Pink raises funds for young adult breast cancer support.

Find Your Base, Reach Your Summit

Base2Summit adventure camp provides grounding and growth for young adult cancer survivors.

Working Toward Inclusive Oncology

The National LGBT Cancer Network breaks down health disparities for the queer community. Their work becomes especially important during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, when “Pink-tober” can alienate those it is trying to help.

Alive and Redefined

From chemo, surgery and radiation to swim, bike and run, the Team Phoenix triathlon training program redefines cancer survivorship.

To the Screen

Renee Ridgeley pushed for the inclusion of “The Simpsons” uniboob character Dr. Wendy Sage, but her breast cancer advocacy goes even further than that.