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SoCal Support Group Meeting for GISTers

Dina Wiley, SoCal Group Leader On August 11, 2018, a group of GISTers in Southern California gathered informally to share knowledge, resources, and personal stories about their journeys with this rare disease. [...]

By | 2018-08-28T10:17:42+00:00 August 28th, 2018|Caregiver Support, Coping with GIST, GDOL, Patient Support|

Social Media Helps Rescue Croatian Patient

Danijel Romic with his 2 children Danijel Romic, a 34-year old GIST patient from Crikvenica in Croatia, was faced with a challenge. Diagnosed with GIST in 2014, he did not have access to a [...]

By | 2018-07-05T19:39:46+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Coping with GIST, Member Stories, News, Newsletter|

Absorbing Nutrients After Surgery

The digestive system is a group of organs that work together to feed the entire body by converting food into energy and basic nutrients. Food is ingested through the mouth; passed through the esophagus [...]

By | 2018-07-03T08:51:11+00:00 April 8th, 2016|Coping with GIST, Integrative Medicine, Newsletter, Nutrition|

How To S.T.O.P. Caregiver Burnout

According to a 2015 report by the  National Alliance of Caregivers, approximately 43.5 million adults in the United States provided unpaid care to an adult or child in 2015. Caregivers come from diverse demographic [...]

By | 2018-09-12T15:58:31+00:00 February 10th, 2016|Caregiver Support, Coping with GIST, News, Newsletter|

Dr. Monica Anderson: Inspirational Survivor

Interviewing Dr. Monica “mOe” Anderson is like having a cup of tea with a friend with all the requisite perks: laughter, sharing of life philosophies and sound advice, and mutual respect. Dr. Anderson is [...]

By | 2018-06-19T08:43:14+00:00 February 4th, 2015|Coping with GIST, Member Stories, Newly Diagnosed, News|

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Upcoming Events

  1. Sarcoma & GIST: Education Symposium

    September 29 @ 9:00 AM - 2:45 PM
  2. Michigan GDOL 2018

    Michigan GDOL 2018

    October 27 @ 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  3. NTFC

    Night to Fight Cancer

    November 7 @ 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM