Young Warrior Shares His Story
November 23, 2013
The Cancer-Kicking Warrior column in the Catskill Daily Mail
and Register Star focuses on the story of Tom Chalmers, a survivor of a
pediatric brain tumor, who was treated at Dana-Farber/Boston Children’s Cancer
and Blood Disorders Center who now leads a group in Maine for young adult
survivors of cancer.
“I wish I had gone to
support groups when I was going through this,” says Chalmers, who was diagnosed
at age 20. “I think it would have helped in my transitioning back into the real
world. Being at a transitional age in life and having cancer can be an extra
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