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Young Adults Get Warmth, Care at Cancer Support Community
Posted on May 31, 2018 by Outlook Newspaper

OMahony Koonse2When 33-year-old Jennifer O’Mahony was diagnosed with inoperable brain cancer a year ago, it wasn’t so much a life interrupted. It was a life under siege.

Four years married and in the upswing of a hard-fought career in fashion design, the Oklahoma native and her husband, Ryan, had moved from the bustling Hollywood neighborhood to settle down in Pasadena. They planned to have a family soon, and a dog, maybe sooner. They were prudent, renting first, before plunging into the crazy real estate market. They priced homes in Altadena.

And then O’Mahony had a grand mal seizure one night while watching TV with Ryan by her side, and lost consciousness.

“It came out of nowhere … they took me to Huntington Hospital ER where they started running every test under the sun,” she recalled.    Continue reading