Patient Stories of Hope

Dixie McAllister


“I want people to know that I want them to know what happened to me so it will encourage them to quit and get tested because it’s so important to find this early.”
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Jamie Johnson


"I was informed that it was CANCER. After that came a few tears and a million questions. Why me? How can this be? ... I am living proof that in the right hands, cancer can be beat! "
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Patient Stories of Hope - Videos

Jan Seaman

Short of breath after climbing the three flights of stairs to her apartment, Jan Seaman thought it might be worth looking into. It was, and six-plus years later she's cancer-free.

Rob Frerichs

After an oncologist told Rob there was nothing more he could do, he got a new oncologist at Swedish. Five years after his diagnosis, he's cancer-free.