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April 20, 2015

PIC BY DAN ROWLANDS / MERCURY PRESS (PICTURED: JUSTINE COLBECK WITH THE SON SHE RISKED HER LIFE FOR, SEBASTIAN) A brave mum risked her own health for that of her unborn baby when she was diagnosed with cancer when she was 31 weeks pregnant. Dentist Justine Colbeck, 36, decided to delay chemotherapy to to give her baby boy the best chance of being born fit and healthy. Sebastian was born on Christmas Eve last year and Justine started her treatment for breast cancer just 10 days later. After chemotherapy, a mastectomy and radiotherapy, Justine is on the road to recovery with her husband Logan, 35, and their sons Zachary, six, and Sebastian, nine months, at their home in Garstang, Lancashire. Justine said: “It wasn’t a difficult decision – our baby had to come first. SEE MERCURY COPY