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A Mom With Stage IV Breast Cancer
Ann is the single mother of two children; her son has cerebral palsy. When she was diagnosed with cancer, Ann didn't even have health insurance — but she's been a fighter from day one.
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I was 47 years old. After my zumba class, I took a shower and felt a hard pea sized bump in my breast. I called to get a mammogram the next day because it was a few weeks away from my annual. They said I had to wait til it was due. Luckily my gynocologist got me in that day. That same week I had seen an attorney about filing for divorce…
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Esther’s cat Buddy is part of her family. She would feed him when he was a stray cat in her neighborhood, and she eventually coaxed him into the house, where he’s remained ever since. She saved his life, and he has since returned the favor. Esther kept putting off her mammogram, thinking she was low...
A new study by the Swedish Cancer Institute found that women age 75 and older may benefit from having an annual mammogram
Despite what many may think, men can develop breast cancer, although the instances are rare.
Artist Lisa Scholder does something extraordinary with her artwork – she turns breast cancer survivors’ bodies into gorgeous, colorful canvases. “Women generally have body image issues already,” Lisa says. “For breast cancer survivors, it’s triple-fold. Their bodies have gone through so much trauma, and just their awareness of themselves is kind of dissipated.” However, if they...
This 66-year-old survivor has battled breast cancer four different times. In the following video, she proves she stills knows how to get down — and her grandson’s embarrassment is priceless! Take a look at her dance moves in this fun video! BCS_Blog_C1_Responsive