Luningning Robb, 68, lives in Durham, North Carolina. She is in remission from acute myeloid leukemia. Luningning enjoys playing the ukulele, singing karaoke with friends and cooking authentic Filipino dishes. During her hospital stay, she would organize karaoke nights for staff and doctors.
“You have to accept your disease and fight it like you have an enemy in your body. We are our own enemy because we let cancer get us down. We get stressed and depressed.”
Photographed: July 16, 2015