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  2. Sep 21, 2022
Breast Cancer Survivor Helps Others Fight Disease With Plant-Based Diet

Following a diagnosis in 2015 of an aggressive form of breast cancer, or Can’tcer as she refers to it, Tiah Tomlin-Harris, of Atlanta, Ga., had a lumpectomy, chemotherapy, and radiation. Not yet 40 years old at the time, she made an effort to live a more healthful lifestyle.