Maisa is 54 and lives in Rio de Janeiro. She was diagnosed with colorectal cancer, endometrial cancer and ovarian cancer in 2007. After feeling a constant abdominal pain she had an appointment with her doctor and after some exams the cancer was found.
She believes the cancer diagnostic gave her a new point of view of life and says she is thankful for the opportunity to be alive and keep doing the things she loves. To know more about her experience, click here (content in Brazilian Portuguese).