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Team Will Hero Olivia Lafferty

Olivia Lafferty

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Born on September 18, 1995

Cancer diagnosis: I was diagnosed with stage 2, non-bulky Hodgkin's Lymphoma on November 23, 2009. I found out about it after a series of MRI's for a rare back condition called Surfer's Myelopathy, and got a biopsy to confirm.

Olivia's current health status: in remission

Favorite Color: I like cool colors

Favorite Food: Anything Italian

Favorite Book: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Favorite Movie: The Elephant Man

Favorite Sport: Stand-Up-Paddling

Favorite Animal: Sea Hare

Favorite Game: Chess

Favorite Song: 'Imagine' by John Lennon

A Fun Fact about Olivia: I like to take care of wild animals and heal them. I like helping out others, so saving their lives makes me happy.

If Olivia had a Super Power, it would be: I would show people how to be kind and not selfish, and to care about other people and the world around them. Hopefully, someday I will be able to do that and change the world for the better.

Olivia's favorite things: My favorite thing to do is compose music. I play piano, and like to sing as well. I like taking pictures of wildlife, especially at the beach. I also enjoy marine biology, and would like to do that as a profession when I get older.