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Aniela McGuinness: Choosing to Laugh at What Life Gives Her

Aniela McGuinness, actress and blogger, discusses humor, her mastectomy photo series, and more.
Jun 25, 2020
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Aniela McGuinness knew she had an abnormal BRCA1 gene and lost her mother to ovarian cancer in 2013. A year and a half later, at age 31, Aniela was diagnosed with stage I breast cancer, three days before her appointment to schedule a preventive double mastectomy.

Listen to the podcast to here Aniela talk about:

  • why she decided to create her blog and YouTube channel

  • how she uses humor to get cope with things that upset her

  • how she came with the idea for her mastectomy photo series

  • her Halloween costume and why Halloween is the best holiday for people with cancer

About the guest
 
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Aniela McGuinness

Aniela McGuinness is an actress and the creator of the My Breast Choice blog.



— Last updated on May 2, 2022, 2:44 PM

 
 
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