Tag Archives: cancer

Not all Warrior Games athletes suffer work-related injuries. Many fall ill outside of their official duties. In sailor Alexis King’s case, it was cancer that brought her to the games.
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Meredith Mortimer shares her story of the struggles and triumphs of caring for her husband, Navy Lt. Travis Mortimer, during his ongoing battle with cancer.
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After weeks of training, hard work and getting motivated, 3 military cancer survivors recently took a big step toward getting their minds and bodies back into shape.
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Despite common assumptions, skin cancer can affect people of all backgrounds and races – just ask Marine Corps Reserve Cpl. Joseph Fah. Read his story here.
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Just as Zach Anderson tried to begin his military career, he was sidelined by a massive brain tumor. But cancer didn’t defeat him. See how he’s fighting back.
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