Healthline is inviting you to share your cancer-inspired tattoo. To submit, please include a brief explanation of the inspiration behind the tattoo. What does the tattoo mean to you? Why did you choose to get the tattoo? Was there anything special that motivated the design? 

To participate:

  • Send a clear photo of your tattoo (at least 285x285 in .jpg or .png format) to with the subject line “My Cancer-Inspired Tattoo” by December 31, 2013.
  • In 90 words or less, describe the inspiration behind your tattoo. 
  • Please identify if you'd like your name published or not.

Healthline will then publish them and share with our Facebook community.

*Legal disclaimer: By submitting, you give full permission to publish your story and picture on