One Ukraine patient had to leave the hospital with just the clothes he was wearing and no immune system. He reached out for advice on how to stay healthy while homeless.
Lisa Machado began her journalism career as a financial reporter with Investor's Digest and then Rogers Media. After a few years editing and writing for a financial magazine, she tried her hand at custom publishing and then left to launch a Canadian women's magazine with a colleague. After being diagnosed with a rare blood cancer, Lisa founded the Canadian CML Network and shifted her focus to healthcare advocacy and education.