Super Patient: Linda Wallace Says No to Aggressive Treatment for Breast Cancer


When Linda Wallace felt a lump in her left breast in the fall of 2011, she thought it was probably just another cyst. But she knew something was wrong a few months later when she experienced a sharp pain during a chiropractor visit. Linda knew she needed to see a doctor, but that took a while because her family was falling apart around her.

Her dad had died of prostate cancer the year before, her mom had just been diagnosed with a type of dementia, and her brother was succumbing to hepatitis C. “It was high stress,” she says. Continue reading…