"Opening my life up to others allowed me to face it head on. I didn't stop pursuing my education, my desire to volunteer, and my political activism. I continued to push forward."
"You really learn that you're not alone from the events. There are people going through the same thing, and they understand the fight. You'll see that the disease affects so many people."
"We jokingly say this is the best thing that ever happened to us. What really matters in life is now crystal, crystal clear."