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Micols Miraculous Journey
June 19, 2014 -
In April 2010, I was diagnosed with a very aggressive Uterine Cancer. The diagnosis was further complicated by the fact that, unbeknownst to me, I had contracted Lyme Disease as a child. Immediately, I turned my focus toward healing my body. Little did I know what lay ahead. After a radical hysterectomy, I would have a slow and painful recovery. Then, eleven months after my initial diagnosis, the cancer would recur. I was diagnosed with Stage IIIB Metastatic Cancer and a 15 percent chance of survival. Many of you may remember that a plea went out to the Topanga community for donations toward my care. My mother, Karen Moran, held a fundraiser at the Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum. Many musicians, as well as other community members, offered their talents and skills to an afternoon art auction, luncheon buffet and wonderful concert. I was unable to attend.
I was fighting for my life.
Now that the battle is over and I am, once again, strong, I wish to show my gratitude by thanking all of you who contributed to my survival and let you know that I have created a non-profit organization called Cancer Warrior, Inc. Having first-hand experience navigating the difficult waters where finite decisions must be made, I wish to help others along the way. A workbook is on its way!
For details about Micols miraculous journey, visit Cancerwarriorinc.org, where her story is shared in a radio interview.