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Shalimar Manuel

Shalimar Manuel

Age at Diagnosis: 19 & 23 Current Age (at time of profile): 27 Hometown Fox Point, NS How did you find out you were sick? What events led to the…

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Cathy Mills

Cathy Mills

Age at Diagnosis: 18 (1999) How did you find out you were sick? What events led to the diagnosis? I found out that I had leukemia when I went to…

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Geoff Eaton

Geoff Eaton

Age at Diagnosis: 22 (1998) Hometown: St. John’s, NL How did you find out you were sick? What events led to the diagnosis? What events led to the diagnosis? I,…

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Krista Hong

Krista Hong

Sadly Krista Hong passed away on January 22, 2005. Krista has been an amazing part of the RTC community and was an inspiration to everyone whose path she crossed. The…

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Scott Parsons

Scott Parsons

Age at Diagnosis: 32 (2004) Hometown: Portugal Cove-St. Phillips, NL How did you find out you were sick? What events led to the diagnosis? For months prior to my diagnosis…

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Erin Stapleton

Erin Stapleton

Age at Diagnosis: 17 (2000) About Erin’s relapse: After a year of chemo, in August of 2001 I was declared to be in remission. In November of 2001, after 3…

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Soleil Labelle

Soleil Labelle

Age at Diagnosis: 22 (1997) Hometown Covehead, Prince Edward Island How did you find out you were sick? What events led to the diagnosis? I had night sweats, put on…

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Heather King

Heather King

Sadly, Heather passed away in January 2014. Heather was an inspiration to anyone who had the chance to meet her, and she will be greatly missed. Age at Diagnosis: 27…

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Kris Kohler

Kris Kohler

Age at Diagnosis: 17 How did you find out you were sick? What events led to the diagnosis? I found out I was sick when I went to a specialist…

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Tamara Musgrave

Tamara Musgrave

Hometown Kentville, Nova Scotia How did you find out you were sick? What events led to the diagnosis? I began having severe migraines that were different then any I had…

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Vanessa Turke

Vanessa Turke

Age at Diagnosis: 28 (2002) Hometown Vancouver, British Columbia How did you find out you were sick? What events led to the diagnosis? I found a lump in that breast…

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Erin Watt

Erin Watt

Age at Diagnosis: 14 (2005) Hometown Halifax, Nova Scotia How did you find out you were sick? What events led to the diagnosis? I went to my doctor to see…

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Aaron Bradbury

Aaron Bradbury

Age at Diagnosis: 16 (2003) Current Age (at time of profile): 19 Sadly, Aaron Bradbury passed away on July 14th, 2004 after a courageous battle with Leukemia. His inspiration and…

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