Video Vignettes - Mary Lou Calabasa
Mary Lou Calabasa / Family Reaction to Diagnosis

"They were strong, they understood, and we have the meeting I told you that I was gonna tell my parents, my brothers and my sisters too. I didn't want to accept it so they kept on talking to me and we prayed and uh, I know my baby brother, he's the one that got really hurt and my son. They all say why you? Since you got home, you got sick, why? So my daddy told me, be careful, what you do, each step you take, be strong in body. So, we got our own beliefs so that's what I do everyday, I take one at a time."