Naoma

I was diagnosed with Stage 1 OC in November 2008. I had surgery, chemo, and some complications. My last chemo treatment was around the time that my friend Lucy was also diagnosed with Stage 1. A year later my hair’s grown back and scars are fading but Lucy didn’t make it. I think about her […]

Kristin

My husband and I moved to Beaufort, SC in July of 2020. I had not found new doctors, so I had my annual physical with my nurse practitioner in my former hometown. I had a bit more of a tummy and I had frequent urination, both of which I just put down to being 60. […]

Kacie

Kacie Jones Swain

34 years old, healthy. A physician assistant in Emergency Medicine. I have a son and a daughter and was pregnant with twin girls. Around 30 weeks pregnant I developed severe pain. OB thought it was muscle pain. A few weeks later it was unbearable and I insisted something else was wrong. I was admitted and […]