Not knowing was survivor’s worst part of breast cancer battle
Last updated 4/19/2019 at Noon
Meagan Ferrell knew something was wrong in June 2010 when a sharp pain woke her in the middle of the night.
She thought to herself, “This can’t be good.”
When she touched the source of her pain and felt a lump, she spent the rest of that night planning her own funeral.
“When I saw my doctor the next day, I was positive that I had cancer,” Ferrell remembers as if it were yesterday. “I had been seeing the same internist for 11 years. This was the first time he was not jovial and smiling.”
Her amateur diagnosis was correct. It turned out that the mother of a fourth grader had...