Thrivers

Thrivers are people who have completed cancer treatment and are flourishing.

Find Your Joy and Go There

After surviving breast cancer, Nicole Czarnomski lives her life with joy and inspires others to…

The Thrivers: Dana and Shelley Stewart

Our summer issue’s thrivers are the mother-daughter duo of Shelley and Dana Stewart, breast and uterine cancer survivors.

A Donation of Destiny

If she hadn’t donated a kidney, Ashly Gardea may have learned too late about her cancer diagnosis.

A Happy Ending

Even with a cancer diagnosis, there can be moments that are cause for celebration.

The Thriver: Kate Haleblian

Meet issue 10’s cancer thriver, Kate Haleblian, who survived cancer right when her young adult life was about to begin.

#FighterFriday: Chantelle Krangle

Chantelle Krangle knows all too well that surviving childhood cancer doesn’t end when you reach adulthood. Cancer has left a lingering legacy for the 27 year old as she works to move forward in life two decades after a diagnosis.

#FighterFriday: Finding My Something Else

After surviving childhood cancer, Lauren Pickhart was determined to rediscover the things in life she was actually passionate about.

Fighter Friday: Nichelle Stigger

Lung cancer survivor Nichelle Stigger shares how advocating for herself led to her initial diagnosis.

Real Talk

In all of her unfiltered and unabashed glory, GIRLvsCANCER founder Lauren Mahon has set out to show young women that they are more than a diagnosis.

Finding Her Vitality

At 41 years old, Lesley Nygaard was diagnosed with stage III breast cancer. What could have been a devastating experience inspired her to create a naturopathic medicine company to help others.