Is surviving enough? Is it possible to have a normal life while dealing with a rare cancer? This is Karen’s story. Karen is an 11-year survivor, diagnosed with myelofibrosis (MF) after a severe bout with vertigo. In many ways, her story is like so many others. But as you listen to her tell it, you hear the hope and faith that is woven into her daily life. From diagnosis to clinical trials to future outlook, Karen’s “What do I have to lose?” attitude permeates her daily perspective.