Suleika Jaouad New York Times 'Well' columnist

Suleika Jaouad (pronounced: su-lake-uh ja-wad) is a 24-year-old writer, motivational speaker and healthy living advocate.

Suleika writes the weekly New York Times column "Life, Interrupted" about her journey with cancer as a young woman.

Follow her on Twitter @suleikajaouad and connect with her on her Facebook page.

Email her with questions, thoughts, stories, and advice at:

secretsofcancerhood [at] gmail [dot] com

Suleika currently lives in New York CIty with her puppy Oscar (who, as it happens, has his own Twitter handle @OscarWildPup).