Danny Cocke At age 22, Danny Cocke was reveling in the newfound independence of young adulthood when cancer sent him back home into the fold of his family, and into an awkward period of dependence.
One of those is gratitude.
A former beauty queen, hula dancer and martial artist, the diagnosis slapped Stamps doubly hard because she has always taken impeccable care of her body.
Lisa Ann Marie Stamps Lisa Ann Marie Stamps was 36 and home from her honeymoon just a few weeks when she was diagnosed with stage 3 cervical cancer.
But as she knows now, cancer can strike indiscriminately.
She also is being trained as a peer navigator for others diagnosed with cancer.
Any cancer diagnosis is traumatic, but for Stamps the news as a newly married woman was particularly hard.