What do you do now? “Feel your fear, but give yourself permission to put it aside,” says Marla, diagnosed with invasive breast cancer at age 48. “Surround yourself with positive, comfortable, good things,” says Geoff, diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia at age 22.

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Last updated: October 31, 2011