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LIVESTRONG Helping Individuals

The LIVESTRONG Foundation fights to improve the lives of people affected by cancer now. We provide free programs and services for anyone affected by cancer, at any stage of their journey. Visit to learn more about services.

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What if Cancer Treatment Left You Completely Exhausted?
When I was 38, my life was turned upside down. As a healthy, happy wife and mother of two, I never could have imagined that I would be diagnosed with stage 2 breast cancer. Post-diagnosis was a whirlwind: I had a double mastectomy, chemotherapy, radiation, hormone therapy and more surgery. It took a long time to get my health back after treatment, but I discovered that the entire...
Aug 29, 2016 7:00 AM ET
Turn $50 into $100 with Our LIVESTRONG Challenge Match
The LIVESTRONG Challenge has been LIVESTRONG’s landmark event for two decades. To celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the event and make it the absolute best it can be, we want it to have a monumental impact on our mission; however, it can’t have that kind of impact without your help. That’s...
Aug 26, 2016 1:30 PM ET
Should Cancer Decide Whether or Not You Have Children?
In 2009 I was diagnosed with stage 3 cervical cancer. I was told I would immediately need a radical hysterectomy and five weeks of radiation and four cycles of chemotherapy. While I was in the middle of complete shock, my oncologist advised I should think about preserving my eggs or embryos before surgery. If she hadn’t mentioned this, I doubt it would have crossed my mind. I was in survival...
Aug 13, 2016 7:00 AM ET
Your Support is Changing Lives
At LIVESTRONG, we focus on three important areas: serving individuals, building communities and changing systems. Throughout the month of August we will be sharing real stories from people who have been helped in these areas by LIVESTRONG. You’ll hear from Wendy, who faced a cervical cancer diagnosis and treatment that would...
Aug 5, 2016 9:00 AM ET
LIVESTRONG Fertility Surpasses $30 Million Saved Milestone
AUSTIN, Texas, July 12, 2016 /3BL Media/ – LIVESTRONG Fertility is dedicated to providing reproductive information, resources and financial support to survivors whose cancer and its treatment present risks to their fertility. LIVESTRONG’s program has now saved more than 7,000...
Jul 12, 2016 10:00 AM ET