BY Britt Reddy-Cables

My T-cell lymphoma and acute lymphoblastic leukemia diagnoses came towards the end of summer break during my sophomore year of college. While all of my friends were dating, graduating with their degrees and getting married, I was on the eighth floor of MD Anderson putting puzzles together.

Fast forward 17 years and I’ve caught up – I found and married a great guy, I’m a practicing family nurse practitioner, I have two beautiful...