- NED = (No Evidence of Disease)
- Having no signs of cancer after finishing treatment
- Living with, through, and beyond colon cancer
IN THE NEWS • 05/26/2017
"Survivorship begins from the moment you are diagnosed."
Every story - like cancer itself - is unique. This blog is part of our ongoing 2017 Survivor Week. Join us from May 29-June 4 as we unpack the complexity of what it means to be a cancer survivor, from those who reject the word entirely to individuals who have embraced their diagnosis with a new sense of purpose. What does being a survivor mean to you? This post was written by Valarie Schlosser, a stage IV survivor at age 49. Survivorship is one of the most complicated parts of having cancer because it's different for everyone. Survivor can means different things to different people. Common definitions include: