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    • Williams, Ronald 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2013-05-02)
      Ronald Williams battled alcoholism before being diagnosed with lymphoma. Through his struggles, he has found strength in a higher power and satisfaction in volunteering his time helping other patients as they go through ...
    • Walsh, Michele 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2013-12-03)
      Michele was an active young woman, working as an attorney and engaged to be married when she was diagnosed with leukemia. She's pictured above with Lisa, whose bone marrow donation save Michele's life
    • Palmer, Jennifer E. 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2013-12-03)
      Chris is a three-time cancer survivor. He and his wife Jenny founded "Romance for a Cure," an organization that raises money for cancer research by selling cookies, cakes and other treats every Valentines Day. Or, as Chris ...
    • Donziger, Marcia 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2013-12-06)
      Marcia Donziger was diagnosed with ovarian cancer at age 27. During treatment, it was challenging to keep her family and family informed about her progress. Marcia created, a nonprofit organization that ...
    • Schmitt Burr, Kristi 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2013-12-06)
      Bringing Light and Hope to a Rare Disease Krist Schmitt Burr has Basal Cell Carcinoma Nevus Syndrome (BCCNS), a rare genetic disorder that affects the way the body grows and may lead to various forms of cancer, especially ...
    • De Caro, Ellen 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2013-12-06)
      Ellen DeCaro spent her career as a teacher until a brain tumor meant she could no longer spend every day in the classroom. It was important and meaningful for her to continue to take care of others, so she began making ...
    • Imerman, Jonny 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2013-12-06)
      Jonny Imerman battled testicular cancer at age 26. After undergoing surgery and chemotherapy, Jonny's disease relapsed, which meant more therapy. Through it all, he was eager to talk to someone who had been down a similar ...
    • Langer, Jenna 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2013-12-06)
      Jenna Langer created a blog - - after being diagnosed with myelodysplastic syndrome. She uses the blog to report on her own progress, comment on issues of public policy and express her own creativity.
    • Shoretz, Rochelle 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2013-12-17)
      Rochelle Shoretz was first diagnosed with breast cancer at age 28, and then with stage IV breast cancer at age 37. She is the founder and executive director of Sharsheret, a national non-profit organization that provides ...
    • Sorkin, Jerry 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2014-01-27)
      Jerry Sorkin created "Breathe Deep DC," a 5K walk to celebrate survivors, remember loved ones and raise money for lung cancer.
    • Sturdivant, Janina 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2014-01-27)
      Janina Sturdivant is 36 and has been diagnosed with Acute Myelogenous Leukemia. She participates in research studies and has an unusual treatment plan.She has learned to appreciate life and spending time with her children. ...
    • Stenstrom, Kevin 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2014-01-31)
      Kevin Stenstrom was a marathon runner and a Naval Flight officer who, during a routine physical, was diagnosed with melanoma. After several surgeries and months of cancer therapy, Kevin founded team Miles 4 Melanoma, a ...
    • Tono, Ernesto 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2014-03-10)
      Ernesto Tono was a man of faith who loved gardening, cooking and, most of all, the company of his family and friends.
    • Rabbin, Toby 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2014-03-10)
      Toby had cancer three times. Breast cancer three times. At first she rejected invasive treatment. Then she had a change of heart as a result of being a director of bereavement at a hospice.
    • Donziger, Marcia 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2014-03-27)
      Marcia Donziger was diagnosed with ovarian cancer at age 27. During treatment, it was challenging to keep her family informed about her progress. Marcia created, a nonprofit organization that encourages ...
    • Walsh, Joy 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2014-03-27)
      Joy Walsh is a brain cancer and breast cancer survivor who has participated in 8 Avon walks in order to raise money for cancer research. It's her way of giving back and working toward a cancer free world for her children.
    • Wells, Carrie 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2014-04-01)
      For Carrie Wells, a powerful and positive part of surviving breast cancer was attending a retreat with women who shared similar journeys. Being surrounded by other survivors was a chance for connection, education, relaxation ...
    • Lanas, Maria 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2014-04-09)
      When artist Maria Lanas spent time in the hospital with her father-in-law, Shapour, during his cancer treatments, she was inspired by the drops of chemotherapy medicine falling inside of his IV bottle. She imagined the ...
    • Schuller, Michael 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2014-05-05)
      After being diagnosed with lung cancer, Mike traveled to his high school reunion, the Grand Canyon, and his own back yard.
    • Liss, Jeffrey 

      Seize the Days, Inc. (2014-06-02)
      Jeffrey Liss, married to Susan Liss, had Pancreatic cancer. He loved Classical music, played the piano and had a career as a lawyer. He and his wife arranged for the hospital to have a music library. Music helped sustain ...