Woman was so excited to beat cancer that she broke the ‘cancer-free’ bell

Jaye rang the bell at Harris Health System in Houston, Texas, so forcefully, the clapper flew right off.

“I couldn’t even fathom being done, I was so overwhelmed yesterday,” she told CNN. “Guess I didn’t know how strong I was!”

Jaye said she was first diagnosed with breast cancer in February. She said she had a fast-growing tumor, and thought she was going to have to have chemotherapy. She ended up being treated with 30 radiation treatments, and yesterday was the last one.

“Even though I kind of knew what was coming, you don’t really know when you lay down on a radiation bed getting ready for treatment,” she said.

Jaye says the doctors saved her life. “I am very, very grateful.”