AFRICA: Bearing Witness and Celebrating the Everyday
By Kristin Palitza
CAPE TOWN, Aug, 2010 (IPS) - "I had a lump in my breast for a few years that I ignored [mainly because] it didnít hurt. Itís so easy to try to deny illness," says Tracey Derrick. When she finally went to see a doctor for a biopsy, she got a big shock. The result came back positive: breast cancer.