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Ivy Elkins

Ivy Elkins
In December 2013, Ivy Elkins was diagnosed at age 47 with EGFR positive stage IV lung cancer that had metastasized to her bones and brain. She has been treated successfully with targeted therapy medications since her diagnosis, thus allowing her to lead an active life and handle her lung cancer as a chronic disease. Ivy receives her treatment at the University of Chicago and lives in the Chicago suburbs with her husband Ben and her two teenaged boys. Read more