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Tehra Scott with her daughters Lauren, 9, Cailey, 13 and husband Chris. Scott said her family was a big reason why she got out of bed in the morning while battling breast cancer. Her current goal is to run a marathon in all 50 states. Her daughters are seen here holding her current marathon medals from 24 races in 17 states.

Mitchell breast cancer survivor running marathons in 50 states

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Tehra Scott refused to let breast cancer slow her down.

Scott, an avid runner, wants to run a marathon in all 50 states, and had finished 21 marathons in 15 states before Nov. 15, 2012. That was the day she had a mammogram and, after calcifications were found in her breast tissue, a biopsy.


"I really didn't think anything of it," Scott said.

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