Skip to Content

Winter 2020 Issue

Momentum: Moving toward a future without cancer.

  • No Sugarcoating

    Survivor details cancer ordeal that a vaccine can now prevent

    Read More
    No Sugarcoating
  • SPOREs

    Seeds of discovery yield clinical advances for patients

    Read More
  • A Clear Goal

    Action plan addresses rampant lung cancer mortality

    Read More
    A Clear Goal
  • Southern Connection

    Telehealth bridges the gap in rural cancer care

    Read More
    Southern Connection


Day in Life

The survivors celebration, a free event co-sponsored by Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center and Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt, is for anyone whose life has been touched by cancer. The turnout for the 2019 event was at capacity with survivors, families, caregivers and volunteers. Resource tables staffed by volunteers provided information on survivorship, community support […]

My Story

Blessings come in all shapes and sizes. Lately, I have been seeing them all around me. I guess I first started really noticing them when one of my best friends died from respiratory issues. His friendship was such a blessing, and because of that, I decided to quit smoking after 43 years. I got what […]