Chia Ying Serene Chen grew up in Taiwan. She is a loving wife and an amazing mother to a young, active son. In this episode, she shares her personal struggles adapting to a different culture and a new life in the U.S. While learning how to balance family and her own expectations, she receives a life-changing, stage 4 breast cancer diagnosis. This sets her on a path of self-discovery and personal growth, as well as a calling to help other cancer survivors.
Although exploring options for cancer treatment is often riddled with uncertainty and fear, it can also lead to new perspectives and unforeseen blessings. You’ll surely draw strength and inspiration, and the power behind personal choice as you hear Serene’s journey.
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While undergoing chemo treatment, Serene completed a two hundred-hour, yoga instructor certification. She has since launched her own podcast in Mandarin to share the stories of other cancer survivors. Along with her acupuncturist and herbalist husband, Serene promotes special exercises to help boost people’s immune systems.
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