Voices of Survivors
Voices of Survivors
Voices of Survivors
Voices of Survivors
Voices of Survivors
    Brandy Vargas - A Portrait of a 'Survivor'

    Brandy Vargas – A Portrait of a ‘Survivor’

    Brandy Vargas
    Age: 39
    Diagnosis: January 2006, Nodular Sclerosis Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
    2A. Confirmed remission August 2006. Relapse symptoms April 2007, confirmed relapse July 2007
    Treatment: ABVD Chemo x 6, Rads to chest/neck August 2006. August 2007 – ICE+Velcade x 3 (clinical trial), BEAM + Auto-SCT (MDA) October 2007. Complete Remission since September [...]

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    Alma Nelly - 'Survivor'

    Alma Nelly – ‘Survivor’

    Alma Nelly
    33 years old
    Osteosarcoma & Germ Cell Ovarian Cancer
    Treatment: 6 rounds of chemotherapy, surgery to remove ovarian masses, and amputation of the right lower leg.
    I am 14 years post treatment and will celebrate my 15th “cancerversary” this October.
    For fun I like to spend hours out on the running trails in and around Houston. When [...]

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