Cancer Diagnosis Forced Orlando Anchor to Reprioritize

By Andrew Gauthier 

Orlando Sentinel

It has been nearly 10 years since Wendy Chioji got the news that would change her life.

But breast cancer had a curious effect on the former TV newscaster.


Instead of worrying and fretting, Chioji looked at cancer through a different lens–and vowed to start a new chapter in her life. So after undergoing a partial mastectomy and chemotherapy, Chioji quit her job and headed for Park City, Utah, to coach triathletes and explore the outdoorsy life.

“I never thought that my life was over,” said Chioji More…