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Cokie Cox is climbing Mount Everest to raise money for Hollings and generate awareness about cancer prevention.

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Lymphoma survivor details mental health in cancer survivorship

Liza Patterson helps her daughter jump off log on the beach

After successfully beating lymphoma, new mom Liza Patterson found herself struggling with anxiety and guilt. Having bounced back, she now shares her experience to help shed light on an often overlooked part of survivorship.

“I don’t find shame in mental health. I don’t find that it’s anything you need to hide. It’s something that needs to be discussed so we can prevent things like suicide and self-harm. People need to know they’re not alone,” said Patterson.

Read about her journey