Survivor Experiences

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Survivor Experiences

My pregnancy success and concerns after surviving cancer
Our helpful cancer and fertility resources
How can I support my partner during cancer treatment?
My experience with chemotherapy and its side effects
How I felt when I was diagnosed with testicular cancer
My experience with testicular cancer, banking sperm, and chemotherapy
How I came to terms with having a non-traditional family
My greatest concerns with my husband's cancer diagnosis
My cancer treatment regimen and its side effects: Radiation
My feelings at the time of my breast cancer diagnosis
How cancer made us embrace life in the present
How I built a support system
My experience during the emergency IVF procedure
I was diagnosed with Stage 2 Hodgkin's Lymphoma during my engagement
Our experience choosing a fertility preservation method
My side effects from chemotherapy
My experience with sperm measurement and how it led to a cancer diagnosis
Our experience with IVF and IUI after cancer
How I provided support for my husband during his cancer treatment
My side effects from emergency IVF
My satisfaction with choosing not to undergo a fertility preservation method
I was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
My breast cancer diagnosis
My experience seeking information about treatment and fertility preservation options
How I received information about my fertility preservation options
Laura's primary concerns when first diagnosed with breast cancer
Marci's primary concerns when first diagnosed with breast cancer
We found support and each other at Gilda's Club
Why we are both satisfied with our fertility preservation decisions
My thoughts about my fertility post-cancer
My doctor did not initiate a discussion about fertility preservation
Our hopes for the future
Why I'm happy that we chose emergency IVF
How I got information about cancer and fertility and the questions I had
How I learned to inject myself for the IVF Process
How cancer has affected my life
My thoughts on surrogacy
My cancer surgeries and fertility preservation procedures
My primary concerns when I was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
My family history with cancer and my own mortality
How I got support during my wife's cancer treatment
My role in my husband's fertility procedures