• Claire’s Story — A Special Tribute

Claire with her cat

Claire had cancer … but she also had energy, enthusiasm, wisdom, grace and gratitude. Her tenacity and spirit lifted those who loved her. What she gave to others is immeasurable and what she’s still giving seems infinite. She especially wanted young people to know about melanoma. This is Claire’s journey - Claire’s message - Claire’s story.

To make a donation to melanoma research in memory of Claire, please visit the Stay Out of the Sun Foundation.

Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (10:03) is in the downloads. You can read the transcript, which is also available in Spanish.

Watch: Claire's Story — A Special Tribute

*This longformat, special report originally aired on the Mayo Clinic News Network in 2014.

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