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Unstoppable Paralyzed Veteran WALKS AGAIN!

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Unstoppable Paralyzed Veteran WALKS AGAIN!


Centra “Ce-Ce” Mazyck is a super-mom, a woman who laid down her life for her country and a self proclaimed “adrenaline junkie.” But looking at her you wouldn’t know that she’s also a 22-time national wheelchair veterans gold medalist!

But that’s not the amazing thing about Ce-Ce. She is a survivor and defied all odd against her to walk again.

In 1994, Mazyck was enrolled at Bauder College in Atlanta, taking classes to become a fashion stylist. But one year into her two-year program, she realized that she wanted more — so she joined the Army Reserve.

“I went in there with the mindset of only doing school,” explains Mazyck to Upworthy. “But at the end of the day, I fell in love with it.” Which probably isn’t…

Please read original article Unstoppable Paralyzed Veteran WALKS AGAIN! posted on Healthy Black Girls on 4 May 2017 | 10:42 am —

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