Meet Gruen

Gruen was diagnosed with cancer when he was 17 years old. He tries to make the best of it, though, spending time with his daughters and ignoring people's stares.

Gruen talks about being addicted to nicotine at 17 and how his biggest nightmare occurred every night before his head ever hit the pillow.

Gruen has been through a lot dealing with his cancer, from being in denial at a young age to being diagnosed in front of his mother.

Gruen talks about going through multiple surgeries and the price it cost him, both physically and financially.

Gruen was diagnosed with cancer when he was 17 years old.  He tried to make the best of it, though, spending time with his daughters and ignoring people’s stares.  Watch the videos to learn more about his life and how he deals.