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Why People Wear the Yellow Bracelets

Given recent events, I think it’s important to remind people why Livestrong means so much to the cancer community. It’s not about blindly idolizing a person or wearing a bracelet… The Livestrong Manifesto We believe in life. Your life.We believe in living every minute of it with every...
August 28th, 2012 | Blogs-contributors, Dan Waeger | Read More

Three Years

It’s unimaginable that Dan has been gone three years. Some days it seems like forever. And other days it seems like he is just away for the weekend. Whoever says time heals all was probably just trying to think of something nice to say. If you’ve ever lost someone, you know that there will...
March 17th, 2012 | Blogs-contributors, Dan Waeger | Read More

Two Years

It’s really unbelievable to think that two years ago this morning, I was sitting in Tastee Diner with Dan’s sisters just a few hours after he passed away. It has been a long road…. one that is equally part devastating, enlightening, hopeful, scary and sad. Two years. It’s now...
March 16th, 2011 | Blogs-contributors, Dan Waeger | Read More

The Challenges of Surviving Cancer

Just wantes to share the voice of a young adult cancer survivor again as a reminder of what it means to live beyond treatment. The Short Story I suffered a mini stroke (TIA) this week as a long-term side effect of the radiation I received for brain cancer in 1996. (Stupid cancer.) I am fine right now,...
February 2nd, 2011 | Blogs-contributors, Dan Waeger | Read More

Giving Thanks

First off- there is a fantastic article about a young woman whose story reminded me very much of Dan. Her name was Jill Costello. She was diagnosed with stage IV lung cancer. Like Dan, she was a non-smoker, a college athlete at Berkley- she was on the crew team. She lost her battle after a brief but...
November 24th, 2010 | Blogs-contributors, Dan Waeger | Read More

I Prefer the Roller Coaster

Please read the complete article and let us know what you think below.
November 24th, 2010 | Blogs-contributors, Dan Waeger | Read More

A Long Way to Go

November is Lung Cancer Awareness month, and next Sunday Nov. 7th, I will be attending the second annual Breathe Deep DC (BDDC) 5k walk for the Lungevity Foundation. If you’d like more info, please visit http://events.lungevity.org/site/TR/2010TeamRaiser/General?px=1448282&pg=personal&fr_id=2641 I’ve...
October 28th, 2010 | Blogs-contributors, Dan Waeger | Read More

We Keep Winning

To all who helped with Waeger Cup VI….THANK YOU!!!! We raised close to $15,000 for our scholarship program and blew past my expectations (which isn’t easy to do!). We had a fantastic day at the Links of Gettysburg. The weather was great, the golf was better! We had so many people who donated...
October 21st, 2010 | Blogs-contributors, Dan Waeger | Read More

2010 Waeger Cup

In case you haven’t heard already… The 6th Annual Waeger C.U.P. is right around the corner!!! Mark your calendars- Sunday October 17, 2010. The tournament will be held at a new location this year- The Links of Gettysburg in Gettysburg , PA. We thank Mike Caporaletti and all the great people...
September 20th, 2010 | Blogs-contributors, Dan Waeger | Read More

2010-2011 Scholarship Winners

It’s been a busy six months (!) since I last wrote here. Apologies for dropping off… it’s certainly not that I don’t think about Dan, cancer or the Foundation every day, but it’s been awhile since I’ve even had the urge to write. Just wanted to update everyone on some...
September 20th, 2010 | Blogs-contributors, Dan Waeger | Read More