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Stories of Strength

These are individual stories of thyroid cancer survivors. Each is unique and all are inspirational.

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Paula Smith

Paula was diagnosed with multifocal papillary thyroid cancer with follicular variant in 2007. As an active member in the Praise and Worship Ministry of her church in the Yarmouth, Nova Scotia area. Paula first noticed some changes in her voice during practices for a huge church production called “The Living Tree” staged at Christmas. During her weekly practices, Paula noticed she was not able to hit high soprano notes and had the sensation of a pea stuck in her throat.

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