Don't look back, or ask "why?". Keep moving forward.

We must raise the awareness of what the cancer brings with itself, to let people know better, so that they would open up and give us the opportunity we need.

"fui paciente de leucemia durante 2 años y ahora quiero estudiar medicina. Por un lado me he criado en una familia de médicos, y por otro mis médicos me salvaron la vida y un día quiero ser como ellos!"

"La vida es dura, así que sin esfuerzo es difícil que llegues a tu meta"

"You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have"

You cannot achieve anything without effort. Giving the best you can is the key to reaching your goals.

We’ve already won the worst battle. We will succeed in anything that stands in front of us

"Cancer can take away all of my physical abilities. It cannot touch my mind, it cannot touch my heart, and it cannot touch my soul."

Having had the illness during childhood doesn’t make me feel any different from other young people with regard to working and training opportunities.

The only way to fully understand it, like everything else in life, is if it actually happens to you, so the people around you and their help is very important. Most of the time though, people are not aware of the ways they can help.

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I have been fighting with leukemia for two years and now I'm inspired to study Medicine for two reasons: on one hand, I come from a family of doctors, and on the other, my doctors saved my life and therefore one day I want to be like them!
The experience I've gained from fighting with the illness and the activities organized by the cancer association have allowed me to become more confident.
For me, the most important thing before was to act as a “normal” girl, trying to lead a normal life as much as possible. Nowadays I am leading a perfectly normal life without any problems.
Although the experience was hard, and it leaves scars, it has given me the sense of achievement. And I am cured, I don’t feel ill!
We must raise the awareness of what the cancer brings with itself, to let people know better, so that they would open up and give us the opportunity we need.
I have a hearing impairment, but that does not stop me from leading a normal life.
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