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Helping Young Gist Patients Avoid Addiction, Persecution Along the Patient Journey

Being diagnosed with gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST) cancer can be challenging for many reasons. One of those being it is an “invisible” illness. When people hear “cancer,” they think of a bald, skinny, sick, helpless person, which in many cases is far from what it actually looks like. Many of my cancer friends actually gained…

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