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2022 Abby Lessack Caregiver Award profile: Emily Lorenz

11/16/22 | BY: Emily Lohrenz

Emily Lohrenz talks with LBBC’s CEO Jean Sachs about her experiences as a caregiver for her mother and younger siblings. A senior in high school, Emily went from a timid kid who was afraid to drive (but not fly!) to a strong confident adult all while supporting her mother through diagnosis and treatment and maintaining a sense of normalcy for her younger siblings.

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A Letter To Myself

09/13/13

Ronda Walker Weaver shares insight into the journey of cancer that only experience itself can tell.

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Cancer: A Risk, A Surprise, And Certainly An Adventure

05/14/13

Ronda Walker Weaver shares the story about her diagnosis and how it made her step outside of her comfort zone and learn to accept the new changes in her life.

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Fighting Depression and Anxiety with Your Fork: 5 Top Food Tips for Boosting Your Mood

04/30/13

Kendall and Annette, two young cancer survivors and authors of Kicking Cancer in the Kitchen, share their tips on how food can positively impact mood.

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Josh Fernandez: Debra Jarvis and Finding Meaning

10/02/12 | BY: Josh Fernandez

LBBC's Web Content Coordinator, Josh Fernandez, shares his experience hearing Rev. Debra Jarvis, Mdiv, speak about finding meaning, trusting your gut, learning to take risks, developing your curiosity and staying awake.

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Healing Through Poetry

01/09/12

Metastatic Madness, a poem by Carol Miele about living with metastatic breast cancer.

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Randi's Thanksgiving Weekend Tips

11/23/11

Randi Rentz shares her tips for getting through and enjoying the holiday season while in breast cancer treatment.

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