BY Ivanna Kern

I recently celebrated my sixth cancerversary with no evidence of appendix cancer. Since my appendix cancer diagnosis, I’ve learned the importance of appreciating each day and celebrating the little things in life.

Here are some of the ways my family and friends helped me find joy during treatment and ways I continue to celebrate life post-treatment.

Celebrating milestones during appendix cancer treatment

My family...

Cancerwise blog: Appendix cancer survivor Ivanna Kern shares how she celebrates the little things

BY Ivanna Kern

Six years ago, I was diagnosed with appendix cancer, a very rare cancer diagnosed in less than 1,000 people in the U.S. each year.