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Articles by Media team, Pseudomyxoma Survivor

Meet the woman who battled back from rare cancer

Tara overcame a rare form of cancer, which affects only three to four million people, to fulfill her lifelong dream of becoming a firefighter.

He’s a miracle baby and he’s a life saver as well

Mother who had ovaries removed to beat cancer but gave birth to baby against all odds says she ‘probably wouldn’t be here’ if not for him.

Audrey Hepburn died from ‘an extremely rare cancer’

Hepburn died from appendiceal cancer, in Tolochenaz, Switerzland, on January 20, 1993. Hepburn suffered from “pseudomyxoma peritonei”.

Karen Wentworth believed people should control their own deaths.

A subject we don’t discuss enough. Karen believed people should control their own deaths. Facing terminal cancer, she lived to define her own ending.