Patients of a Different Stripe

Heidi Adams — By on October 15, 2008 at 9:33 am

Yee-haaa!! Young adults with cancer, FRONT AND CENTER!

“Doctors often follow the medical school mantra: “When you hear hoofbeats, think horses, not zebras.” Planet Cancer founder and executive director Heidi Adams explains that, in that scenario, many young adult cancer patients find themselves in the position of being the zebra.”

Check out the op-ed piece
on the Stand Up 2 Cancer website.

Please take a silent moment to appreciate the clever zebra analogy. I worked hard on that. :-)

Originally posted here:
Patients of a Different Stripe

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