Article date: October 28, 2013 - By Stacy Simon Re-posted by AJCF Most people know that smoking causes cancer, but may not realize how many nonsmokers get lung cancer, too. Every year, about 16,000 to 24,000 Americans die of lung cancer, even though they have never smoked. In fact, if lung cancer in nonsmokers had
CRISTAL'S JOURNEY CONTINUED... By Amber H. Well...like every roller coaster ride, what goes up, must certainly come down. It's been a ride with as many twist and turns imaginable. After we came home from the hospital, everything seemed good in the world, synergistic. Unbelievably happy after surgery. Then, the Anastasia wore off. Her right
We are thrilled to share with all of our friends and supporters our latest video featuring Cristal Rivera Mitchel, the AJCF's first grant recipient and Dr. Mary Hardy, Executive Medical Director of the Simms/Mann UCLA Center for Integrative Oncology. If you like this video, please share the link with all of your friends and family.
(Picture L to R - Mrs. Alma J. Cameron (mom), Elmer Jones (lil counsin) and Mrs V. Jones (aunt/mom's sister)) Monday, my Aunt --non smoker-- had her 1st round of Chemo for Stage IIIA Lung Cancer. She is taking a new mix of drugs that have minimum side effects (Carboplatin & Alimta combo). The treatment went well
Regina Cameron, Exec Director of the Alma J. Cameron Foundation for Cancer Awareness met Cristal Rivera-Mitchell, the foundations first Grant recipient for lunch yesterday. Regina comments that, “We were both thrilled to finally come together face to face. Cristal is now cancer free from triple negative breast cancer. God is so good!”