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VIDEO: Beata Onefater: Ballroom Dance Champion Coping with Cancer

Beata Onefater is recognized as one of the top female dancers in the dancesport industry. In 1998, Beata and Michael Wentink became the undefeated world Latin champions and were the first South African couple to win this title. While her career is unprecedented, there is another aspect of Beata's life that many do not know about. At the end of 2015, she was diagnosed with stage 4 Ovarian Cancer.

Several years later, Beata shares in this candid interview with Casey Hersch, founder of Light Your Sparkle, what it has been like coping with ovarian cancer.

Beata is an inspiration to all of us living with chronic and life threatening illnesses.

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