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5-10 Years to Live

Published on October 23, 2014 in Share Your Story

5-10 Years to Live


At 33, twenty one years ago, my radiation oncologist told me that he had good news! I had between 5 and 10 years to live! I cried, believing the news to be, in fact, bad. Well I have lived 11 years longer than my original prognosis and I enjoy every moment of it.

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