No one ever wants to receive a diagnosis of cancer, but three Israeli women whose stories are shared in the September/October issue of Hadassah Magazine know that they can rely on the Sharrett Institute of Oncology at Hadassah Ein Kerem for their treatment. For the past 44 years, the Sharrett Institute has set the standard for cancer diagnosis, treatment, and research in Israel. But more than that, all three women credit the expertise and caring of their Hadassah team of doctors and nurses for helping them overcome the disease and maintain a positive outlook. Read their powerful stories here.

Picture caption: Mia Rafaeli (left) with her daughter, Avishag.