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In this week’s episode, we learn the story of Jennifer Berry. At age 14, Jennifer’s daughter Caroline was diagnosed with a very aggressive childhood cancer. After a courageous fight, Caroline succumbed to the cancer. Jennifer tells her story of being there every step of Caroline’s fight and how she dealt with the emotions of being strong for her Caroline, and how she has dealt with her loss. Most importantly, Jennifer tells how she is continuing Caroline’s legacy of raising awareness of childhood cancer and the need for more research and treatments.
Learn more about The Berry Strong Foundation >>> Key takeaways
- There’s no right way in dealing with adversity.
- Accept the help others offer in getting through the tough times.
- Cherish every day we have on this earth because you never know when it’s your last.
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More about Get Back Up:
On August 14, 1981, Rod broke his neck while making a tackle that left him paralyzed from the neck down. In a split second, he went from athlete to quadriplegic. Get Back Up is the story of Rod's life journey and provides a detailed account of what it’s like to be handicapped, how to overcome it and how to thrive. The book gives you a look into trying legal cases through the eyes of a handicapped lawyer. The book’s purpose is to hopefully motivate you to not allow life’s sometimes devastating twists and turns ruin your quest for a great life. If your life is perfect and you have never suffered a tragedy, this book may not be for you. For the rest of us who have hit a bump or two on the road of life and are still trying to make it happen, this is your book.