San Antonio Anchor Raises Cancer Awareness

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By Andrew Gauthier Comment

San Antonio Express-News

Karen Martinez The past year has been a life lesson that Karen Martinez wasn’t prepared for but is grateful she experienced.

“It’s been life changing,” the KABB news anchor says before pausing to reflect. “It’s been a difficult journey, but I know I’m a better person because of it.”

Diagnosed with stage four breast cancer in the summer of 2009, Martinez has spent the past 15 months undergoing chemotherapy treatment, taking daily medications and, earlier this year, a mastectomy and reconstructive surgery. More…

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