Ellen DeGeneres Surprises Breast Cancer Survivor


Breast cancer is a disease that affects many women worldwide. It is one of the most common cancers and can strike men as well. Every day, both women and men are diagnosed with this devastating disease.

Men are also affected by breast cancer. Read this article about how to overcome stigma about breast cancer male patients. 

However, being diagnosed with breast cancer does not mean you should give up everything and let the disease dominate you. Besides being one of the most common cancers, breast cancer is also one of the most treatable and curable forms of cancer. Staying positive after a diagnosis is one of the most important ways to beat the disease.

TheEllenShow shared this video where we meet Mindy Cabrales, an amazing woman, and mother of two, who was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2001, but refused to complain about it and didn’t let the disease take over her. As we mentioned before, positivity is a great part of the fighting and healing process to “kill cancer” and that’s what this video is all about.

Read more about how breast cancer patients can benefit from psychosocial interventions.

Mindy is a huge fan of the TV host and entertainer, Ellen DeGeneres, and watches every single one of her shows – “The Ellen Show”. So her daughters, Julia and Alexa, decided to write to Ellen and tell her about their mother’s admiration for her work. What happened next will warm your heart. Watch the video to learn more about this inspirational woman.


Find out more about 5 celebrities who used humor to deal with breast cancer.

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