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Stories of Inspiration

Stories of the fighters, believers, and survivors who've inspired us with their determination and hopeful spirit.

  • Peggy Hutton

    Peggy Hutton: Embracing a Cancer Diagnosis Without Delay

    After receiving a breast cancer diagnosis following a mammogram she almost postponed, Peggy Hutton became a strong advocate for annual screenings.

    “Peace of mind is worth a lot more than whatever you had in mind. So, get your mammogram every year, don’t delay it.”

    Peggy Hutton
    Breast Cancer
  • Carolyn Pyle

    Carolyn Pyle: Defying the Odds

    A stage IV lung cancer diagnosis didn’t stop Carolyn Pyle from remaining positive and living her life during and after her two-year treatment journey.

    “Cancer wasn’t my first choice, but we managed, thanks to great care and good fortune.”

    Carolyn Pyle
    Lung Cancer
  • Coral Delaplaine

    Coral Delaplaine: Treating Every Day as a Gift

    Coral Delaplaine worked as a teacher for years before facing a lung cancer diagnosis. While her time in the classroom may be over, we can all learn a lesson in facing adversity with grace after learning her story of positivity and perseverance throughout multiple lung cancer diagnoses over the past 16 years.

    “Live in the moment. Every day is a gift.”

    Coral Delaplaine
    Lung Cancer