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KARE 11 News Interview, "Greater Than: The Power and Strength of Emotional Grit"

Updated: Aug 10, 2022

MINNEAPOLIS — Author Jennifer Fernjack shares how her health scare with a brain tumor inspired a book and how her self-described "hardy mindset from growing up in a cold environment" played a role in her recovery.

it showcases other stories of emotional grit as well:

  • A person who survived the 35W bridge collapse.

  • A physician who survived being mauled by bears.

  • A woman who had been told for over 30 years that she had cerebral palsy, only to find out that she never did.

  • A hockey player who played in the "Miracle on Ice" game against the Soviets in the 1980 Olympics.



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