DQ'S CANCER VICTIMS & SURVIVORS SUPPORT HERD
The National Coalition for Cancer
(NCCS) pioneered the definition of survivor
the time of diagnosis and for the balance
a person diagnosed with cancer is a
This expansive definition of "survivor"
who are dying from untreatable cancer.
NCCS later expanded the definition of
even further to include family, friends
who are affected by the diagnosis in any
The National Cancer Institute's Office of
Survivorship uses a variant of this
 while Macmillan Cancer Support defines
survivor as someone who is "living with or
namely someone who: * has completed initial
management and has no apparent evidence of
* is living with progressive disease and may be
cancer treatment, but is not in the terminal phases
or * has had cancer in the past.
 NEEDS OF SURVIVORS People who have finished
often have psychological and medical challenges.
 These effects can vary from person to person,
and range in intensity from mild and intermittent to fully
THIS IS A HERD WHERE LOVE AND COMPASSION RULE.
WHERE WE SUPPORT ALL CANCER VICTIMS AND
SURVIVORS. WHERE INFORMATION IS SHARED.
WHERE MEMBERS SHARE WITH EACH OTHER A HOME
REST IN PEACE ALL CANCER VICTIMS WHO HAVE PASSED,
ANGELS WITH ANGELS XOXOXOXOX
IN MEMORY OF MY SISTER, CHARMAINE KAPIRI