Michelle

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Gender FEMALE
Industry Tourism
Occupation P.C.P (Professional Cancer Patient!!)
Location Long Island, New York, United States
Introduction My life and Journey. Cancer type: Non-differentiated Spindle cell Sarcoma. When I was 22, I was diagnosed with Angio Fibroma tumors of the sinus cavity. I had my first Brain surgery (cranial facial resection) in 2002. While I was on my road to recovery my boyfriend Paul proposed and we had a beautiful wedding. For 4 1/2 years I lived a normal exciting life. April 12, 2007 My first radiation treatment for a reacurrance. 6 months later the tumors grew back..very fast and more aggressive. I had Brain surgery on November 30th 2007. 2008 Proton Therapy-Radio synthesised Cheomtherapy at Massachusets General Hospital. Bahamas Clinic - Vaccine & immune therapy. 2008-2009: Clinical Trial - Brivanib. 2009 Bilateral Paroditectomy & Lymphectomy & right upper lymph node removed 2010 Random lymph nodes removed. Brain surgery w/dura patch 2011 Tumor in cheek removed w/Lymphectomy 2011 Radiation - cancer in facial nerve I love my Life. I am positive, strong, loving and beautiful. My scars are my battle wounds. I will wear my lovely heels and proudly glide through life with the knowledge that I can help others fight thier war against Cancer.
Interests Traveling, Yoga, Dancing, Sewing, surfing, I'm a beach bum, watching the sunrise, Big Baseball fan, Go Mets, Gardening, reading, Volunteering my time to help others, Tennis, Shoes (I prefer fancy heels), spending time at home cuddled on the couch with my loving husband and 2 dogs & hanging with the family.
Favorite Movies The Three Amigos, Dirty Dancing, Spaceballs, Young Frankenstein, Pretty women, Breakfast at Tiffanys...so many more.