Why young adults with cancer have distinct needs

Announcement Date: July 10, 2013

Lynsey Frangakis is a fighter.

Two years ago, the 24-year-old marketing manager at a private golf club in Guelph, Ont., started having seizures around 20 to 25 times a day. A doctor’s visit led to an MRI, which led to an emergency appointment at the hospital, where she was told that for the previous five years, a tumour had been growing in her brain.