SURVIVORSHIP - TODAY - What it's Like to Live with Cancer
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Episode 1: Overcoming barriers

Today, more people who are diagnosed with cancer are able to live with the disease.

Despite this progress, research is only beginning to understand how cancer impacts us over time.

Nearly half of the

17 million

cancer survivors in the U.S. have lived with the disease for 10+ years

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"I'm emboldened by the idea that cancer may cease to be a death sentence in my lifetime."

STERLING K. BROWN, TWO-TIME EMMY AWARD WINNER,
THIS IS US, BLACK PANTHER

"People assume that when treatment is over, you're fine. Survivors know a different story."

Sara Goldberger,
Cancer Support Community
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"Cancer has played a role in every decision I've made."

JAMIE LEDEZMA,
ADVOCATE AND CANCER SURVIVOR

If you or someone you know is living with cancer, these resources may offer helpful information and support.

Patient & Caregiver Resources Young Adult Resources
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"As more patients survive late-stage cancer, we need to better understand their unique needs."

Dr. Morganna Freeman, medical oncologist at City of Hope National Medical Center

"Research hasn't yet addressed how to live with cancer. And that can be a hard thing to do."

Tom Lynch,
Chief Scientific Officer,
Bristol-Myers Squibb
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"We're better together. We need to share our stories."
Bin McLaurin,
ADVOCATE AND CANCER SURVIVOR


"After living with cancer for 30 years, so much is still out of my control."

Ryan Hamner,
ADVOCATE AND CANCER SURVIVOR

Survivorship Today:
What It's Like to Live with Cancer

An initiative by Bristol-Myers Squibb, this video series aims to advance our collective understanding of what it's like to live with cancer today by sharing the stories of people across the country who have been affected by the disease. We’re working with those featured to call attention to these challenges, with the goal of helping people living with cancer feel supported every step of the way. With greater understanding, we hope to inspire more action and better support.

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