The sickness made me an even more positive person than I was before!

"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."

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.

Strength: a river cuts through a rock not because of its power, but its persistence.

"Cancer affects all of us, whether you’re a daughter, mother, sister, friend, coworker, doctor, or patient."

Any act of different behavior towards cancer survivors becomes a discrimination itself, since all we want is to be treated like any other person.

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

Don't be afraid to fail, be afraid not to try.

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

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The Create Your Future Conference

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The Create Your Future Workshop for Survivors

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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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