You need a positive mindset to deal with cancer.

Sonya was shocked to learn she had breast cancer. "I literally fell to the floor,” she says. Sonya was instructed to get a third mammogram after finding a lump during a self-exam. Her fears were confirmed when she received a phone call explaining that she did in fact have breast cancer.

Sonya, who works as a journalist, began researching all she could once the shock of her diagnosis subsided. She looked for trial drugs and innovative treatments which led her to Mayo Clinic.

Through her journey, Sonya shares that she’s stronger than she thinks. "Cancer is so incredibly scary, but it doesn’t have to be if you find the right resources. You need a positive mindset to deal with cancer."

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