Mayra’s Story of Hope

Every Friday morning, Mayra Cruz Rivera swallows seven pills of methotrexate at once.  The chemotherapy drugs immediately leave a hard metallic taste in her mouth, and her body doesn’t like them — she throws up a lot, and she’s been … Continue reading


A Doctor’s Moment of Hope

For Shepherd’s Hope volunteer physician Asad Ali Sheikh, MD, medical director of oncology and hematology at UF Health Cancer Center–Orlando Health, Shepherd’s Hope has been a place for both providing healing and finding his own hope for the past five … Continue reading