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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Kelsey-Seybold Cancer Center Patients Share Their Stories



Shelia Wright63911/13/2018 9:56:20 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Shelia-Wright-Rollup.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Shelia Wright: Lymphoma SurvivorI never doubted I’d beat it. I knew that God would come through for me. And as my family likes to say, ‘Cancer picked the wrong woman this time.’Lymphoma didn’t have a chance against this patient’s fortitude. The doctors at Kelsey-Seybold Cancer Center helped her through the battle.
Cherie Shortridge64011/13/2018 9:56:20 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Cherie-Shortridge-Rollup.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Cherié Shortridge: Breast Cancer SurvivorAllow yourself to grieve, get mad and be sad – but then get over it. Have a plan and follow it. Be selfish. Take care of yourself.Confronted with breast cancer, Cherié focused all her energy on beating it.
Arthur Butler64111/13/2018 9:56:20 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Arthur-Butler-Rollup.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Arthur Butler: Prostate Cancer SurvivorIt’ll be OK. It’s going to be a journey, but it’s one you can win. It takes endurance, focus and commitment.​​​The fight to overcome prostate cancer takes drive. Arthur Butler shares his story of survival with the help of doctors at Kelsey-Seybold Cancer Center.
Phyllis Ceasar64211/13/2018 9:56:20 AMhtmlFalseaspxPhyllis Ceasar: Breast Cancer SurvivorI learned sitting at home alone and feeling sorry for myself was not the answer.With help from her family, friends and Kelsey-Seybold support group, Phyllis is staying positive and living through breast cancer.​
Kathy Gabriel64311/13/2018 9:56:20 AMhtmlFalseaspxKathy Gabriel: Breast Cancer SurvivorThe day you are diagnosed is the day you start fighting and never give up.​Cancer taugh​​​​​t Kathy to fight.​ She shares her story of survival with the help of doctors at Kelsey-Seybold Cancer Center.
Karen Taylor64511/13/2018 9:56:20 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Karen-Taylor-Rollup.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Karen Taylor: Breast Cancer SurvivorI am so happy that I went to Kelsey-Seybold, where I felt like a person as opposed to a number.Karen Taylor shares her personal story about her diagnosis with breast cancer treated at the Kelsey-Seybold Cancer Center.
Joseph-Voss-Cancer-Survivor65711/13/2018 9:56:20 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Joseph-Voss-RU.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Joseph Voss: Testicular Cancer SurvivorThe cancer was diagnosed, and a treatment plan was formulated within 36 hours. I believe this quick response was a lifesaver.A tech company executive’s abdominal pain wouldn’t go away. He had it checked and learned he had testicular cancer. His treatment at Kelsey-Seybold began the next day, and after multiple surgeries and chemotherapy, he’s celebrating life cancer-free.
Peggy Louie77811/13/2018 9:56:20 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/Peggy-Louie-Banner.jpg" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />Peggy Louie: Breast Cancer SurvivorI learned there was no need for fear. Breast cancer is very much curable if detected early, as in my case.​Peggy learned she's stronger than cancer and tougher than she thought she was. She shares her story of survival at Kelsey-Seybold Cancer Center.
Gretchen Wolf77911/13/2018 9:56:20 AMhtmlFalseaspxGretchen Wolf: Breast Cancer SurvivorIt’s extremely important to have people in your corner helping provide the support you need to win your battle against cancer.You don't have to take on cancer single-handedly. Gretchen Wolf shares her story of survival with the help of Kelsey-Seybold Cancer Center.
Bryanna Barriere78011/13/2018 9:56:20 AMhtmlFalseaspx<img alt="" src="/About-Us/patient-stories/PublishingImages/BryannaBarriereBanner.jpg" style="BORDER: 0px solid; ">Bryanna Barriere: Hodgkin's Lymphoma SurvivorMy mom, dad, stepmom, two sisters and grandmother were there with the support I needed. And I kept telling myself that everything would work out.At 22 years young, Bryanna graduated college with a chemical engineering degree...and survived cancer.​


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