Trudie Payne, with her husband Liam, manages a successful grazing operation in the heart of central Queensland. Her life took an unexpected turn in 2018 when she was diagnosed with one of the most aggressive forms of Melanoma despite being the picture of fitness, happiness, health and drive.
In this captivating episode, we delve into Trudie's remarkable journey – from her initial visit to a general practitioner who dismissed her concerns with a casual, "It's nothing to worry about," to the pivotal moment when a specialist in Brisbane delivered the harsh reality: she had a mere six to eight weeks before the cancer would spread into her bloodstream, potentially becoming terminal.
Trudie's story is a testament to the power of intuition and the importance of heeding your inner voice. She shares how she overcame doubt, advocated for her health, and took charge of her situation. Her unwavering determination led to a series of critical decisions that, ultimately, became instrumental in saving her life.