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Day in the Life: Piper (Diagnosis)

“Being diagnosed as a college student with cancer was difficult. I felt like my college experience was taken away from me,” says Piper, who was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) when she was 19 and a sophomore in college.

Ask your doctor about recommended treatment options for HL, including important information about safety and side effects, and download a guide for Questions to Ask Your Doctor about Hodgkin lymphoma here.

The stories featured on this page reflect each patient's own unique experience with HL. Information shared in these videos is not intended to replace discussions with your doctor.

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PIPER G.

Diagnosed at 19

BIO

Piper learned the importance of self-advocacy when she was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma during her sophomore year of college. Now a medical assistant working in oncology, she provides hope and support for other patients on their cancer journeys by sharing her story.

TOP QUESTIONS SHE ASKED HER DOCTOR

  1. How will treatment impact my social life?
  2. What treatment options are available to me?
Questions to ask your doctor about HL

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