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In the Dark After Diagnosis?

“It was hard because I didn’t even know what it was. I wish I would have asked what it was,” says Sheyla, who was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) at 19.

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

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Sheyla J.

Diagnosed at 19


Sheyla was a student when she received a stage 4 Hodgkin lymphoma diagnosis. During treatment, she relied heavily on internet research to find answers to her questions and noticed a lack of resources available to patients like her. Today, Sheyla is passionate about raising awareness and educating others about Hodgkin lymphoma.

Top Questions She Asked Her Doctor

  1. What is Hodgkin lymphoma?
  2. Where can I get more information?
  3. Are there any activities that I will have to give up during treatment?
Questions to ask your doctor about HL

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