Cancer Connections
Image Credit: Tanya Workman
Becky Thomson has been through dozens of prosthetic noses since her own was removed to prevent skin cancer from killing her. Becky, already a breast cancer survivor, was diagnosed with basal cell carcinoma on her forehead and, despite treatment, had to have most of her nose and part of her right cheek removed. "It never occurred to me that skin cancer could kill me,"says Becky.