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Published on February 22, 2016

Ever Hear of Printzmetal’s Angina?

By Amy Finn

In September 2009, at age 36, I was diagnosed with skin cancer, stage 3 malignant melanoma. I had surgery to remove it, as well as the lymph nodes closest to the cancer site. No further treatment was needed except skin checks and biopsies every six months. Those have presented a few scares, and I constantly worry about it coming back, but this wasn’t the worst thing I would go through.

In August 2010, after 17 years of marriage, I divorced my husband and the father of my three amazing children. I thought divorcing him was the worst thing that I would ever go through, but I was wrong.

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