Ten Things I Learned From Survivors

Ten Things I Learned From Survivors

Attitude is Key to Overcoming By Lissa Rankin MD (Guest Writer for Wake Up World)       I interviewed women who had survived breast cancer, and noticed that they all shared one remarkable attribute.They had faced death, and decided to live every day like it might be their last... and then they all beat cancer. Here’s what I learned from those survivor women. Learning these lessons changed my life, and I hope they’ll change yours. 10 Things I Learned From People Who Survive Cancer 1. Be unapologetically YOU. People who survive cancer get feisty. They walk around bald in shopping malls and roll their eyes if people look at them funny. They say what they think. They laugh often. They don’t make excuses. They wear purple muumuus when they want to. 2. Don’t take shit from people.   People who survive cancer stop trying to please everybody. They give up caring what everybody else thinks. If you might die in a year anyway (and every single one of us could), who gives a flip if...
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