Rhona Brankin a Labour Co-operative politician and was first elected to represent Midlothian in the Scottish Parliament in 1999 and was re-elected in 2003 and 2007. She was diagnosed with breast cancer in January 2000 and had a mastectomy. She was highly praised by cancer advocacy groups for being open about her diagnosis and treatment. She is married with two grown daughters.
Posted on May 27, 2008 by katbur