BY Marisa Suter

Before my doctor ever said your name, Cancer, the stress at home was weakening my immune system and quietly giving you energy, fueling your growth. I had missed my mammogram appointment by six months. I hadn’t worried about it because previous tests had shown nothing suspicious.

During those six months, I thought something was wrong, but little did I know that it was you growing inside me. I had spoken to my doctors in Dallas about...

Cancerwise blog photo: Marisa Suter | Cancer, I beat you