Here is an important article (brought to me by the lovely and strong Karin Diamond at http://eyespeeledalways.blogspot.com).
Americans between the age of 15 – 39 who are diagnosed with cancer are underrepresented in the medical community. Whether through their ability to handle stronger treatment and raise their success rates or through misdiagnosis (a very common problem, I can attest).
If you have an interest in young people with cancer, this article is definitely worth your read. An amazing perspective. That makes me – and my fellow cancer patients – not feel so crazy after all.
Too Young For Cancer and Demanding Action – WSJ