ILENE HILL battled a brain tumor for over 20 years and won. She was misdiagnosed for many years, was seen by a number of specialists, and endured multiple brain operations before finding a doctor who recognized her type of tumor and could remove it successfully. All the while, she had to advocate for herself and fight insurance companies to get the treatment she needed. She wrote a book that detailed her struggle, LIFE STINKS...AND THEN YOU LIVE. She is now a fitness instructor in Troy, MI. She shares her story in this LLLW interview. Go to lifestinksandthenyoulive.com to obtain a copy of her book.