Survivor Stories

Overcoming Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

After her own fight against cancer, Melanie Nix works to help other breast cancer patients and advocates in support of cancer research.


Facing Bladder Cancer Together

Randy Layne and his wife, Ellen, teamed up to tackle his bladder cancer diagnosis, treatment, and difficult recovery.


Challenging the Grim Statistics of Stage IV Melanoma

When her cancer spread to her lungs, Christina McEvoy, the mother of two young boys, sought the state-of-the-art treatments that would give her the best chance to beat her disease.


Challenging the Odds of Recurrent Leukemia

When Sergio Ramirez's acute lymphoblastic leukemia recurred, he turned to an investigational immunotherapy to defy his poor prognosis.



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How can you Start the Revolution in Cancer Research?  By either registering to participate in the event today or making a donation to a team or a rider. All donations will directly support lifesaving cancer research through the AACR. If you also have a survivor story to share, we would love to hear from you!  Your message can help thousands of other cancer patients, caregivers, and members of the cancer community.