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IN People ON 01 Mar, 2016
Age is just a number for few people. It’s truly said that- ‘You can’t help getting older, but you don’t have to get old.’ Driving Miss Norma is a 90-year-old lady who was diagnosed with cancer but she chose to do something extraordinary instead of receiving cancer treatment.
While there are women of her age struggling to cure their 85-year-old nasty blackhead, the ‘larger than life’ lady decided to travel across the US in her motor boat. This old lady loves visiting historic places, enjoying adventures and doing all those things which she has never done before. Her story has inspired thousands of people to live life to the fullest.
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She was diagnosed with Cancer in the same year but refused to undergo any sort of Cancer Treatment.
Doctor told her, "Though there are three options available for your treatment i.e. surgery, radiation and chemo, there is no guarantee of your survival even after the treatment."
She replied to the doctor, "I'm 90 years old, I'm hitting the road."
She planned to go on an adventurous trip around the United States.
He said, "As doctors, we see what cancer treatment looks like every day, ICU, nursing homes, awful side effects and honestly, there is no guarantee she will survive the initial surgery to remove the mass. You are doing exactly what I would want to do in this situation. Have a fantastic trip!"
Norma may seem like a short and weak lady at first glance, but she is actually full of life.
She said, "Just keep on going every day, that's about it." It's been 6 amazing months of her 'Live Life, King Size' journey now.
Her signs and symptoms of cancer have also reduced considerably. She believes that, "You never know what future has in store for you, but you can definitely make the most out of every day by living life to the fullest."
This Carefree lady is way naughtier and humorous than your imagination.
The best scenery of the State can be witnessed from considerable heights in Central Florida.
She said, "Keep praying every day and God will take care of you, even when it feels like you can't care for yourself." This trendsetter woman may not have found any cure to cancer but definitely she has found an amazing way to fight back her disease. She keeps posting about her adventures on her Facebook profile. You can follow her on Driving Miss Norma for more such updates on Facebook.