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How My Sister's And Father's Cancer Diagnoses Changed My Life

Mónica Gana Arteaga | Posted 11.22.2014 | Impact
Mónica Gana Arteaga

Some might say that my family has been unlucky, but I would say it's quite the opposite. Both my sister and my father have been diagnosed with cancer, and both experiences have changed my and my family's life forever.

Tale of Two Futures: Mom Reflects On Childhood Cancer

Tamiko Toland | Posted 05.06.2015 | Impact
Tamiko Toland

So many of these "hopeless" cases have returned home with buoyant grins and newly sprouting hair. Others have slipped beyond their parents' grasp, where a mother's final hope is that researchers can learn from her child's disease and save others in the future.

A Giant Recognizes Others Who Make a Difference

Michael Strahan | Posted 03.14.2013 | Impact
Michael Strahan

Many of you know me as Michael Strahan the NFL football player and as Kelly's sidekick on LIVE! with Kelly and Michael. What you don't know about me is that I have a side to me that likes to give back, especially for children who are underprivileged and battling causes in order to save their lives.

Strong-Arming Death: The Summer Wilson Story

Marlo Thomas | Posted 10.30.2012 | Women
Marlo Thomas

Summer Wilson couldn't believe her eyes when her mother handed her a journal written more than 15 years ago -- a diary that she never even knew existed. As she leafed through its pages, it quickly became apparent that the journal was all about her and how she almost died.