It sounds silly to think about stuffed animals—as a then-24-year-old—or anything really giving much comfort as chemotherapy drugs flowed through my veins, but as I have come to realize over two relapses is that the gesture matters. It is as simple as that. Whether it was my first time receiving chemotherapy or my first relapse, […]
Sonia Su is the founder of the nonprofit Kits to Heart. She was diagnosed with an aggressive type of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma in January 2018. Her last treatment was CAR T-cell immunotherapy in March 2019 and she remains in remission. Sonia holds a Master’s degree in Asian Studies from Georgetown University and a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Boston University.