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Guest Blog: Finding the Good with a Bad Thyroid

These were all the thoughts running through my head when my doctor told me the nodule in my neck was cancerous.  I’d seen what cancer means firsthand, first in high school when my mom was diagnosed with breast cancer.  I’d seen it again when my father had surgery for melanoma. The night my doctor called with my test results, I was with my sister as she recovered from her most recent reconstruction surgery after her second fight with breast cancer.  My family knows cancer. 

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