Cancer-Free At Last: Mom Can’t Contain Her Joy As She Vigorously Rings A Bell In A Viral Video To Tell The World That She Is Leaving The Hospital
April 2, 2019 15:50
Nothing compares to the joy of winning the battle over cancer. It’s exhilarating to know that all those hours of painful chemotherapy are over. This was the case of a mother who was finally free from breast cancer.
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What to know about breast cancer
This is a type of cancer that forms in the cells of the breast. Contrary to popular opinion that breast cancer occurs only in women, it happens both in men and women but is far common in women.
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Over the years, research funding and support for breast cancer awareness have increased the survival rates. This mother is one of such survivors and how she tells the world about it has warmed many hearts.
In a video uploaded on Twitter by Lakesha Ball’s daughter, the Maryland woman, who was finally free from cancer, rang the bell vigorously at the University of Maryland Proton Center.
Like all cancer patients who leave the hospital, Lakesha rang the bell for all to hear, only this time she didn’t want to stop, and her daughter cheered her on all the way.
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Lakesha underwent forty rounds of chemotherapy and radiation, and on her final day of treatment, her daughter filmed the moment she was discharged from the hospital.
Lakesha radiated pure joy, and her family members were there to support her. It was an emotional day for both mother and daughter, as they hugged and shed tears of happiness.
The video, which was shared on March 11, 2019, garnered over 68,000 retweets in just nine days.
The world rejoices with Lakesha
Lakesha’s victory story has touched the hearts of many people over the internet.
Congratulations to Lakesha. Her story serves as proof that cancer can be defeated. You go, girl!
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