It was an unusual chain of events that brought Myriam to the emergency room one day in November 2009. Her Story Here
Angeline “Angie” Olson, RN, was diagnosed in February 2000, with Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) – the fast growing type. At the time, Angie was an oncology nurse at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. As the mother of two young children, she found herself confronting some tough decisions.
After a routine gynechological examination in 2008 Tina Brutsch discovered she had stage 4 uterine papillary serous carcinoma (upsc). After a radical hysterectomy, doctors recommended she undergo chemotherapy.