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Self-exams vital, Smith says
Breast cancer survivor Felicia Smith enjoys her dogs Katie Beth and Pepper. Having survived cancer, she feels she has been blessed and makes an extra effort to help others.
Becoming a cancer survivor can teach you some lessons on life. First of all, you have to confront your fears and realize your own mortality. It makes you draw on your inner strength and, hopefully, become a stronger and better person.Felicia L. Smith was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2007 when she was 46.