What ‘Chasing Life,’ On ABC Family, Gets Right (and Wrong) About Cancer

as seen in Forbes

I couldn’t help but watch Chasing Life, a new TV series on ABC Family about a young journalist with cancer. The show has significant weaknesses. But what’s striking about this program is that from day one, you have the sense that April Carver – an attractive, bright twenty-something woman with leukemia – will “survive” her disease.