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Christina Lindquist

Christina Lindquist

Sadly, Christina passed away in November 2016. Christina filled a room in the best way, and we will forever miss her gusto, tenacity, and kind spirit. We will keep her…

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Gina Prior

Gina Prior

Sadly, Gina passed away April 19, 2017. Gina had such a bright smile and beautiful energy. She was a mother, a wife, a daughter and an active member of her…

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Susan Ralph

Susan Ralph

A little bit about you: Name: Susan Ralph Age: 35 City: Port de Grave, NL What was/is your diagnosis? Breast cancer What year was it? What was your age at…

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Gabrielle Fecteau

Gabrielle Fecteau

A little bit about you: Name: Gabrielle Fecteau Age: 20 City: Timmins/Ottawa What was your diagnosis? Hodgkin’s Lymphoma stage 3 What year was it? What was your age at the…

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Kelly Knee

Kelly Knee

Name: Kelly Knee Age: 37 City: Torbay, NL What was your diagnosis? Stage 2 Lobular and Ductal Carcinoma of the breast What year was it? What was your age at…

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Julie Michaud

Julie Michaud

Name: Julie Michaud Age: 35 City: Fall River, NS What was your diagnosis? Stage 3b breast cancer TN (Triple negative) (September 2010), Stage 4 breast cancer (May 2015). What year…

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Nicole Clark

Nicole Clark

Submitted photo A little bit about you: Name: Nicole Clark Age: 29 City: Amherst, NS What was your diagnosis? Hodgkin’s lymphoma Stage 2 What year was it? 2012, and I…

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Samantha Wexler

Samantha Wexler

Sadly, Samantha passed away in October 2018. Samantha’s unwavering optimism always shone through in the posts she wrote for the YACC website, and we will never forget how she inspired…

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Kara Peseski-Morel

Kara Peseski-Morel

A little bit about you: Name: Kara Peseski-Morel Age: 39 City: Toronto, ON What was/is your diagnosis? Breast cancer What year was it? What was your age at the time?…

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Sammi Martin

Sammi Martin

A little bit about Sammi: Age: 23 City: Lewisporte, NL What was your diagnosis? My cancer diagnosis was Stage III High-Risk Neuroblastoma (Ganglioneuroblastoma). What year was it? What was your…

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Katie Murray Johnson

Katie Murray Johnson

Name: Katie Murray Johnson Age: 28 Hometown: Strathmore, AB (I live in Sylvan Lake now) What was your diagnosis? Choriocarcinoma (Gestational Trophoblastic Neoplasia) What school did you attend? Strathmore High…

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Mallory Cooper

Mallory Cooper

Sadly, Mallory passed away on March 14, 2018. She was an active member of the YACC community and inspired many by her way of living. She was honest, caring, and…

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Tanith Tandrup

Tanith Tandrup

Name: Tanith Tandrup Age: 35 Hometown: Ottawa, ON What was your diagnosis? Aggressive B Cell non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma What schools did you attend? Katimavik Elementary School, Earl of March Secondary School,…

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Ana

Ana

Name: Anaïs Labrèque Age: 26 Hometown: Ottawa, ON What was your diagnosis? Hodgkin’s lymphoma, stage 4B What are your career goals? I should probably know this by now, but I…

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Emily Ager

Emily Ager

Name: Emily Ager Age: 21 Hometown: Sarnia, Ontario What was your diagnosis? Stage 2B Hodgkin’s Lymphoma What school do you attend? Brock University What is your career goal? Counselling psychologist…

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