Tag: Patient story

Day by day – Desiree Bedard on her husband’s lung cancer journey

Monday, October 31, 2022

In late March 2020, Desiree’s husband, Pedro, had a seizure during a family dinner. With her two young daughters at the table and her husband in distress, Desiree quickly called 911 while comforting her family. This intense health scare surprised Desiree as her husband was one of the healthiest people she knew, at 47 he … Read More

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My journey with Breast Cancer – Atieh Behravesh

Thursday, October 10, 2019

37-year-old Atieh Behravesh was diagnosed with Invasive Lobular Carcinoma (ILC) in February 2019, just a day before her long-awaited trip to Mexico. Invasive lobular carcinoma is a type of breast cancer that begins in the lobules of the breast. Despite frequent checkups, ultrasounds and mammograms, her cancer went undetected for a long time, until it … Read More

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