"Transforming Minds to Change Lives"
"When The Ball Is In Your Court" featuring Scott Odom
Scott Odom, a Coaches vs Cancer Hardwood Hero, shares his journey of surviving his bone cancer diagnosis of Osteosarcoma at the early age of 14 and how he gives back to the youth that have experienced the same type of cancer through basketball charity fundraisers. He has truly been an example of perseverance and stepping up to the plate when the ball was in his court of survivorship.
F.O.E. (Family Over Everything) featuring Taron Johnson
Taron Johnson who has served as a caregiver for various members of his family openly shares about his experience as a caregiver for his father who was unexpectedly diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia.
"The Strength That Lies Within" featuring Andrea Gentry
Andrea Gentry, mother of President/Founder of Positive Deposits Inc Presley Nelson Jr, opens up about her experience with cancer affecting her father, how she was able to navigate through cancer multiples times with her son, and what strength looks like to support survivorship.
"Flawless Gem" (In Loving Memory of Melanie Shari Walker)
Melanie Shari Walker shares openly about her unique journey dealing with a rare form of brain cancer, GI Neuroendocrine Cancer.
“The Divyne Warrior”
Linda Spruill shares her journey battling Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS) a non invasive diagnosis of breast cancer. Despite her treatment of chemotherapy, radiation and several surgeries she was able to conquer her diagnosis with grace. She also opens up about pursuit of becoming a plus size model and being a testimony that you can be beautiful after cancer.
A Blueprint for Survival
As we close out Black History Month, Dr. Shaunda Grisby, a surgical breast oncologist, shares with us the various ways she has helped women and men with breast cancer in the hospital as well as in the community. She opens up about breast cancer prevention tips and operating after hours in the local New Orleans community center.