October 24, 2014
Being diagnosed with breast cancer can be frightening and overwhelming. Alexandra (Alex) Polson, RN, BSN knows this all too well. In 2009, she found a lump while doing a monthly self-exam. Today, Alex is a five year breast cancer survivor. Her diagnosis and journey inspired her to help others. Now, Alex serves as Memorial Hospital’s Breast Cancer Nurse Navigator, helping newly diagnosed patients navigate through the process. Her story was featured on WJXT's morning show.