MELANOMA INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION
June 7, 2011
When I was diagnosed a year ago, I was told I had an early melanoma and was going to be fine. I always thought Melanoma had one outcome. No one gave me the background information I needed. I paniced after surfing the web. UNTIL I found MIF. They helped me put it in perspective and understand all the ins and outs of pathology reports, future risk and even what follow up I should receive. Most importantly, the forum helped me feel less alone when everyone else in my life kept saying "it's just skin cancer". It is so reassuring to know that my feelings were a normal part of the process and there are others out there going through the same thing. I stick around now to help reassure newly diagnosed patients since I was in their shoes and know how scary those first few weeeks can be. Knowledge is power and peace of mind, and Catherine and her staff provide that and much more!
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
education and support
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If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
provide more videos for educational purposes.
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What, if any, change in your life has this group encouraged?
To relax and live in the moment. Also to remember I am not a statistic.
When was your last experience with this nonprofit?
Client Served & I received support and education.