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​#SocialCurrentSee (#BeTheMatch)

#SocialCurrentSee®▶#BeTheMatch (#ALTACITIES in @Storify) “The one thing every healthy human can do to save a life!” — Mike Foxworth (@ALTALOMAN) April 11, 2016
Note: Scroll theSTORIFYslide show (above) for the latest #SocialCurrentSee on topic. ~ @Altaloman via #ALTACITIES

Cancer patients and survivors like me, at diagnosis (DX) of the disease, little realize the legion (a literally army) of caregivers and associates to caregivers that come to one's aid in such situations.  Since I was treated primarily at City of Hope, I witnessed first-hand the work of hundreds of doctors, nurses, medical techs, and affiliates for all of the above, noting that there could be a dozen or so other workers behind the scenes that I did not see.  I know that the oncology physician care team alone included at least 12 doctors.

As events unfolded during my active care (between the years 2006 and 2010, I soon found that the census of those who made my survival possible was no…