Few things in life are more difficult to beat than cancer, but as you can see from this inspiring before-and-after list compiled by Bored Panda, if there's one thing tougher than cancer, it's these guys.
All of the cancer survivors in the pictures below have suffered from and triumphed against, one of the leading causes of death in the world. Some of them were only children when they first received their diagnosis, while others were already adults. Some were only given months to live before starting their cancer treatments, and others had a 90% chance of dying even after a course of chemotherapy. But whether they were battling ovarian cancer, brain tumors, Burkitt leukemia, or Rhabdomyosarcoma cancer, these brave cancer patients never gave up Reminding us all of the tremendous power of the human spirit. Now scroll down below and check their amazing recoveries and well-deserved happy endings!
4 Fights Against Cancer. 4 Surgeries, 55 Chemotherapies, 28 Radiation Treatments, And I Survived
First And Last Day Of 1st Grade - She Kicked Cancers Ass
F*ck Cancer - I Won
Today, I Am Officially 10 Years Cancer Free! Here Is A Before And After Photo To Show How Far I've Come. Kicking Cancer's Ass 10 Years And Counting
Sophia Kicked Cancer In The Butt 3 Years Ago And She's Still Healthy
Missing The Hair, Not The Brain Tumor. Here's To One Week Cancer-Free!
In 1999 I Was Diagnosed With Stage 4b Burkitts Leukemia. I Had A 90% Chance Of Dying, So We (My Parents And I) Opted To Try An Experimental Chemotherapy Regiment. It Worked! Today I'm 14 Years Cancer Free
3-Year-Old Rylie, 6-Year-Old Rheann, And 4-Year-Old Ainsley Recreated Their Viral Photo 3 Years Later. All The Girls Are Now Cancer Free
Exactly One Year Ago To The Day... Stage IV Rhabdomyosarcoma Cancer Survivor. 19 Years Old. Was Given Three Months To Live, 14 Months Later I Am Clear Of Cancer
14 Rounds Of Chemo, 30 Radiations And 4 Surgeries. My Little Boy Is Cancer Free And Doing Well. Pic From His Last Surgery And Now
Same Date, Same Place, 2 Years Later. Everyday Is A Blessing And I'm Consistently Grateful
16 Years Ago I Left Hospital For Good, Never Thought I'd See The Day But With My Courage And Strength I Made It
What A Difference A Few Months Makes
I'll Never Forget Who I Was, Where I Have Come From, All The Hard Work, The Painful, Yet Enlightening Growth Process In Becoming The Woman I Am Today. 2 Years Cancer Free
1 Year Post Chemo. This Time Last Year I Had Completed My 6th & Final Cycle Of Chemo
Same Smile 2 Years Apart, One During Chemo And The Other On Our Wedding Day! Happy To Be Cancerfree For 2 Years Now, 3 More To Go!
Me In Late 2013 When I Was Battling Cancer And Me Currently
Cancer Didn't Win In 2001 So Now We Glowing In 2017
Then And Now! Survived Cancer And Highschool
One Year Ago I Had No Choice But To Shave Off My Hair Because It Was Falling Out Because Of Chemotherapy. But Here I Am 8 Months Post Chemo With Crazy Chemo Curls
Blessed To Be Celebrating 8 Years Cancer Free!
Eyelashes & Eyebrows Are Fully Back And The Hair Is Almost An Inch!
3 Years Cancer Free
Recently Broke The 2-Year Milestone. Ovarian Cancer Can Happen To Young People Too. Lack Of Awareness Nearly Screwed Me Over, I Was Very Lucky
My Son Ryan Is Cancer Free For 3 Months
5 Years Cancer Free!!! Very Long Journey
Wow!!! I've Come A Long Way Baby! That Bald Picture Was Taken In December 2016 And Look At Me Now
An Update On My Beard. 10 Months Cancer Free!
My Daughter Is A Survivor
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