Lynn Gazley has been living that debate. Lynn wasn't having any luck getting pregnant, so she turned to fertility treatments. Then she was diagnosed with an aggressive form of breast cancer and had to start chemotherapy immediately. Lynn later learned that she carries a gene mutation that made her highly susceptible to developing breast cancer. And it turns out that the fertility treatments may have caused the rapid growth of the cancer.
Mona Jhaveri is a cancer researcher who watched the recession dry up all her research funding. She was facing seeing her search for a cure for ovarian cancer come to an end if she didn't discover another way to raise money, so she started selling cosmetics, hoping to raise money and awareness for ovarian cancer. Also in this episode: trying to keep a promise from World War I.