When my older brother Stan died in a automobile accident, I lost my best friend. He was twenty-six. Unwilling to accept the fact of his passing, I simply rejected the idea of it. I had just turned twenty-one, old enough to know better, but as I’d walk down Bridgeport’s main streets, from one store to another, I’d…
FIGHTING BACK: Doing Battle with Cancer, the website and the blog, is a collection of personal essays about managing our lives, the tragedies that sometimes befall us, and the in-between times that leave us marked by the joy of the moment.
The Valerie Fund
The Valerie Fund's mission is to provide support for the comprehensive health care of children with cancer and blood disorders.
The Stacy Goldstein Breast Cancer Center
RCINJ's Stacy Goldstein Breast Cancer Center provides comprehensive care for people with breast cancer.