"A pesar de todo el proceso, cuando uno lo supera, siente que nada podria con el, es de admirar"

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.

"Creo que tenemos que ayudar a los jóvenes con enfermedad oncológica para una mejor realización en el futuro"

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.

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!

I do believe that thanks to winning the battle with the sickness I’ve developed stronger spirit, I am also no longer worried by the small things

We are privileged to live. We have to celebrate every single thing.

"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear."

Strength does not come from what you can do. It comes from the things you once thought you couldn't.

The illness has made me a fighter, helped me in facing difficulties with more positive attitude, and I don't think I'm in a worst position than other young people who have not gone through it.

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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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